DSGN 1443 - Color, Lighting and Acoustics, 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): ( 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 )

Level: Lower

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 it applies to the form, texture, and finish of interior spaces. Course content provides a basic understanding of lighting calculations, types of lamps, appropriate use and application. General acoustic principles with an exploration of material application are introduced.