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Introduction to Lighting INTD 2240

Interior Design Course

Course details

​This course identifies characteristics of different light source with emphasis on residential applications and examines the fundamentals of lighting design. Students will learn the foundations of lighting design with the goal of having a working knowledge of functional and aesthetic lighting solutions. Characteristics of different light sources will be introduced and applications identified in class and through field trips. Residential reflected ceiling plans will be produced along with a generic lighting schedule.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$623.41

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are three offerings of INTD 2240 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 87157

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Wed Mar 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 87157
  • $623.41
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 22 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 305
Instructor

Izabela Pudlak

Course outline

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Cost

$623.41

Important information
  1. ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice. 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. Please note - waitlist requests are not accepted until after 9:30am on Registration Day. No class on the stat holiday - Monday, February 20th (Family Day).
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 87158

Duration

Fri Jan 06 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 87158
  • $623.41
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 24 Fri 13:00 - 16:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 352
Instructor

Izabela Pudlak

Course outline

View

Cost

$623.41

Important information
  1. ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice. 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. Please note - waitlist requests are not accepted until after 9:30am on Registration Day.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 87156

Duration

Mon Jan 09 - Mon Mar 27 (11 weeks)

  • 11 weeks
  • CRN 87156
  • $623.41
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 27 Mon 09:00 - 12:15 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 351
Instructor

Izabela Pudlak

Course outline

View

Cost

$623.41

Important information
  1. ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice. 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. No class on the stat holiday - Monday, February 20th, 2023 Please note - waitlist requests are not accepted until after 9:30am on Registration Day. No class on the stat holiday - Monday, February 20th (Family Day).
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify characteristics of different light sources and lamp types.
  • Identify the theories that affect lighting design.
  • Recognize the impact of light on human visual sense.
  • Identify the effects of natural light in interior spaces. 
  • Evaluate the lighting of a space to determine character and mood.
  • Apply accent, task, ambient and sparkle as layered lighting to a residential interior.
  • Produce residential reflected ceiling plan and a generic lighting schedule.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

Introduction to Lighting (INTD 2240) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Interior Design Fundamentals
    Certificate Full-time/Part-time

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