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<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CDID 503</span>

CDID 503 Introduction to Lighting Design

Certificate and Degree Credit
Communication & Design Program Area

Prerequisite(s): CDID 501
Duration: 39 Hours
Fee: $899.11* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment.)

This course emphasizes the use of the design process for developing lighting systems design as applied to a number of practical problems. Students will present their proposed lighting systems design solutions in a formal setting for evaluation. Lighting system performance metrics (visibility, glare, psychological effects), various computational methods and light sources are studied and solutions applied to practical problems of lighting interiors. Equivalent to a one-term professional elective in the Architectural Science Program. (Equivalent to one Professional elective from Table I, see Undergraduate Program Calendar.)

Note: Registered certificate program students with industry experience may contact Program Coordinator Ana Abreu at for consideration to enrol in this course without the required prerequisites.

Fall 2018
Enrolment for this term is closed.
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Fall 2018.
Winter 2019
Enrolment for this term is closed.
Classroom Delivery Option
Monday6:30 PM - 9:30 PM 14 Jan 2019-15 Apr 2019
Spring/Summer 2019
Enrolment for Spring/Summer 2019 is currently open; see Important Dates for specific enrolment periods. See Enrolment for instructions on enrolling online, by mail, or in person. Undergraduate Students: Please enrol using RAMSS for courses applicable to your degree program.
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Spring/Summer 2019

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