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ID 347 — Lighting Design

2 credits; 1 lecture and 2 lab hours

This course increases students' awareness of the application of lighting principles in more complex interior design environments. Various types of architectural built-in, recesses, and semi-recessed luminaires, as well as decorative lighting sources are explored. Types of lamps are studied and lighting calculations are reviewed to assure and understanding of how the amount of light is measured in the built environment to meet codes. The impact of codes compliance, budget estimating, sustainability and project cost control methods are also examined.