DEA 2750

DEA 2750

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

Light brings both necessity and nuance to the built environment, creating functional spaces and conjuring apparitions in perception, scale, time and sensory impulses.  Developing a working knowledge of lighting design while seeking light as a transformative element, students will create lighting design / documentation and build light fixtures.

When Offered Spring.

Permission Note Enrollment preference given to: DEA undergraduate majors. Other students by permission only.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: DEA 1110, DEA 1150.

Distribution Category (LAD-HE)

  • Immersion in luminance as a spatial opportunist.
  • Competency in principles of light, color theory, luminaire typologies, lighting calculations, energy efficiency and re-lamping techniques (ASHRAE Standards).
  • Identify / classify luminaire / lighting types, luminance categories.
  • Manipulation and integration of lighting technology and spatial dynamics.
  • Model-making and hands-on experience building a light fixture.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one seminar and one field studies.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13627DEA 2750  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  • 18388DEA 2750  FLD 801

    • M TBA
    • Apr 6, 2020
    • Gilmore, R

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Day trip to Lighting Research Center in Troy, NY.