Course DescriptionLighting is an important and exciting element of interior design. The elements that come together when the right lighting is realized can transform a room into a seamless combination of functionality and style. Explore lighting functions, colour temperature, colour rendering, types of lamps and fixtures and lighting trends. Read a basic residential electrical plan and design a layered lighting plan. Apply your new knowledge on a site visit to a lighting showroom.
Course DetailsUpon completion of this course, successful students will be able to:
- Read a basic residential electrical plan
- Prepare a layered lighting plan
- Illustrate principle design considerations including: functionality, composition principles and colour theory
- Apply principles in selecting lighting products