Architectural Lighting Design

Course Overview

The Lighting minor is an interdisciplinary area of study in which the disciplines of interior design, fashion merchandising, photography, dance, and theater are brought together to explore lighting design. The 18-hour program is intended for any student wanting to learn more about how lighting impacts the display of visual merchandise and architectural environments. An interdisciplinary series of lighting courses provide lighting education across the complete spectrum of experiences that a practicing lighting designer might encounter in professional practice. The minor emphasizes hands-on lighting experiences through interactive projects, mock-ups, and field studies.