ARCH 1443 - Color, Lighting and Acoustics

Credits: 
3
Level: 
Lower
Prerequisites: 

(ARCH 1433 with C or better or CIAT 1433 with C or better) and (ARCH 2394 with C or better or CIAT 2394 with C or better)

Description: 

This course is a fundamental course that investigates the properties and principles of basic color theory and its interrelationship with lighting. The focus is on the psychological and physiological effects of color and lighting as they apply to the form, texture, and finish of interior spaces. It also provides a basic understanding of lighting calculations, types of lamps and their uses. Additionally, there will be a segment on calculations related to acoustical performance.