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Commercial Lighting for Interior Design INTD 3240

Interior Design Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course encourages students to produce creative, detailed lighting design solutions for commercial spaces. Emphasis will be on concepts for lighting, practical applications, specifications and methods to enhance the experience of interior environments. Students will create reflected ceiling plans that incorporates advanced lighting solutions and ceiling details. Photometrics will be examined and applied to interior spaces for evaluation, discussion and implementation.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$896.34

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of INTD 3240 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 48133

Duration

Fri Sep 09 - Fri Dec 02 (11 weeks)

  • 11 weeks
  • CRN 48133
  • $896.34
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 02 Fri 13:00 - 16:15 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 411
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$896.34

Important information
  1. If you wish to be placed on the INTD Department maintained waitlist for this Course, please email INTD_Waitlist@bcit.ca with the following information: your Name, Student Number, Course Number, and CRN. Waitlist requests are only accepted after 9:30am on registration day. ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice. No classes Friday September 30th and Friday November 11th - Stat Holidays
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Develop reflected ceiling plans and specifications applicable to a commercial projects, appropriate for a set of construction drawings.
  • Implement effective lighting solutions that support the design concept of interior environments.
  • Evaluate the lighting requirements of various interior spaces from perspectives of function, energy usage, aesthetics and wellness.
  • Evaluate and implement appropriate brightness contrast into design solutions.
  • Develop lighting concepts through implementation of the visible characteristics of lighting, including light layering, visual discrimination, and luminous elements.
  • Implement the principles of various light sources and lamp types through appropriate uses.
  • Apply photometric principles such as beam spread, spacing criteria and lighting distribution when designing lighting layouts.
  • Identify appropriate illuminance levels as required by the authority having jurisdiction.
  • Identify appropriate illuminance levels as required by the authority having jurisdiction.

Effective as of Fall 2020

Related Programs

Commercial Lighting for Interior Design (INTD 3240) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Interior Design
    Diploma Full-time
  2. Interior Design
    Diploma Part-time

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