Course #S-04

Course Name: Lighting Design Practises in Retail, Hospitality and Exterior Lighting

Course No: S-04

Total No. of Hours: 60

Description: This course introduces a Lighting Designer to the domains of Retail Lighting (Boutiques, Shops, Commercial Products, etc.), Hospitality Lighting (Restaurants, Resorts, etc.) and Exterior Lighting of buildings.

Course Overview:

Module 1: Introduction to Lighting Design Practise in Retail and Hospitality buildings (5 hrs)

Module 2: Introduction to Exterior Façade (3 hrs)

Module 3: International Design Standards in Retail and Hospitality (4 hrs)

Module 4: A Complete Exterior Project (10 hrs)

Module 5: A Complete Retail and Hospitality Project (13 hrs)

Module 6: Individual Project work (20 hrs)

Module 7: Documentation of Projects (5 hrs)

Software Used: DIALux evo 8 & DIALux 4

System Requirements:

DIALux evo 8: CPU with SSE2-support, 4 GB RAM (min. 2GB), OpenGL 3.0 graphics card (1 GB RAM), Windows 7/8.1/10 (32/64 bit), Resolution min. 1024 x 768 px.

DIALux 4: Processor P IV or later, 1.4 GHz or faster, 1 GB RAM, Graphics card with OpenGL or DirectX Support, Resolution 1280 x 1024 px, Windows XP/Vista/7/8.1/10.

Course Summary:

Module 1: Introduction to Lighting Design Practise in Retail and Hospitality buildings (5 hrs)

In this module, we cover the basics of lighting design practises relevant to our domains. It includes the basic terms that are used in the industry. Familiarize the industrial brands and products. Examples of executed project sites.

Module 2: Introduction to Exterior Façade (3 hrs)

Understand exterior façade lighting: What is it? & How to do it? Designing the exterior lighting of an architectural building.

Module 3: International Design Standards in Retail and hospitality (4 hrs)

Both International and Indian standards that need to be followed in Lighting Design is discussed in this segment.

Module 4: A Complete Exterior Project (10 hrs)

A complete design project from scratch using CAD and DIALux.

Module 5: A Complete Retail and Hospitality Project (13 hrs)

A complete design project from scratch using CAD and DIALux.

Module 6: Individual Project Work (20 hrs)

  1. A complete design project in Retail Lighting.
  2. A complete design project in Hospitality Lighting.
  3. A complete design project in Exterior Lighting.

Module 7: Documentation of Projects (5 hrs)

Documentation & Project submittal.