Architecture-Design-and-Built-Environment - Course - LIGHTING DESIGN

  • Course Code: INTD308
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: 3 LEC
  • Course Type: Program Core Course (PCC)

Course Description

This Course focuses on the fundamentals of light: its sources, variations, quality, design implications, product variations, technologies and cost/benefits. Students learn how to integrate appropriate lighting choices, from both technical and aesthetic perspectives, covering the four function of light: task, accent, decorative and ambient. Lighting for the specific sectors of built environments (residential, retail, corporate, etc.) is discussed and evaluated as an imperative creative design feature and form-maker.