Academic Catalog

ARCH489 LIGHTING IN ARCHITECTURE

Course Code: 1200489
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Architecture
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Academic Staff S.FUNDA ATAYLAR (DR)
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Basic principles related to light and color in architecture; importance of light and color as design factors; ligth and vision; light sources and lighting methods; lighting fundamentals; visual comfort; design of artificial lighting systems; types of lighting, luminaires and applications.