The undergraduate certificate in lighting design explores how the proper application of light can shape the understanding of architecture, create visually comfortable spaces, and enhance how people experience the builtenvironment. The certificate is intended to expose students to architectural lighting and daylighting design.

  • Learn about advanced technologies such as LEDs and lighting controls

  • Understand how to formulate lighting concepts that lead to creative, visually enriching, environmentally conscious lighting solutions

  • Apply principles of daylighting design to interior settings to achieve energy savings and visual comfort

  • Learn how to communicate and validate your ideas graphically and through the use of specialized software