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INTD 2240 - Introduction to Lighting

Interior Design Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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)

INTD 2150 and INTD 2160 and INTD 2300

Credits

3.0

Cost

$584.26

Fall 2019

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 46060

Sat Sep 07 - Sat Nov 30 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 30 Sat 09:00 - 12:15 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$584.26

Notes

  1. No class Saturday, October 12th - Thanksgiving weekend No class Saturday, November 9th – Remembrance Day weekend Prerequisite Courses: INTD 2150 Visual & Graphic Communication, INTD 2160 AutoCAD for Interior Design, INTD 2300 Residential Studio A 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.

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Cancelled

CRN 46058

Mon Sep 09 - Mon Dec 02 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 02 Mon 18:00 - 21:15 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

Izabela Pudlak

Course Outline

Cost

$584.26

Notes

  1. No class Monday, October 14th - Thanksgiving Day No class Monday, November 11th - Remembrance Day Prerequisite Courses: INTD 2150 Visual & Graphic Communication, INTD 2160 AutoCAD for Interior Design, INTD 2300 Residential Studio A 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.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 46059

Wed Sep 11 - Wed Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 Wed 13:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 352

Instructor

Grace Rodrigues Sikich

Course Outline

Cost

$584.26

Notes

  1. Prerequisite Courses: INTD 2150 Visual & Graphic Communication, INTD 2160 AutoCAD for Interior Design, INTD 2300 Residential Studio A 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.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Winter 2020

Below are three offerings of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 87158

Fri Jan 03 - Fri Mar 20 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 20 Fri 13:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 352

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$584.26

Notes

  1. Prerequisite Courses: INTD 2150 Visual & Graphic Communication, INTD 2160 AutoCAD for Interior Design, INTD 2300 Residential Studio A. 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 Wednesday, October 23rd.

CRN 87156

Mon Jan 06 - Mon Mar 23 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 23 Mon 09:00 - 12:15 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$584.26

Notes

  1. Prerequisite Courses: INTD 2150 Visual & Graphic Communication, INTD 2160 AutoCAD for Interior Design, INTD 2300 Residential Studio A. No class on stat holiday - Monday, February 17th (Family Day). 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 Wednesday, October 23rd.

4 seats remaining as of Nov 21, 2019 2:49 am (PST). Availability may change at any time.

CRN 87157

Wed Jan 08 - Wed Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 25 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 305

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$584.26

Notes

  1. Prerequisite Courses: INTD 2150 Visual & Graphic Communication, INTD 2160 AutoCAD for Interior Design, INTD 2300 Residential Studio A. 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 Wednesday, October 23rd.

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.

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