AIA+2030 Online Series Course 6: Daylighting and Integrated Lighting Design

Strategies for maximizing natural light, while controlling for glare and unwanted heat gain.

Description: 

Electric lighting accounts for a significant portion of a typical building’s energy load. Daylighting can be intergrated with efficient artificial lighting to provide occupant comfort and productivity in buildings of all types, while minimizing energy consumption. This course will identify strategies for maximizing natural light, while controlling for glare and unwanted heat gain.

The AIA+2030 Online Series is an AIA and Architecture 2030 co-production, sponsored by Autodesk and delivered through AIAU.

It's based on the highly successful AIA+2030 Professional Series, which was created by AIA Seattle and Architecture 2030, with support from the City of Seattle and Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance.

Learning objectives

  • Understand the relationship between daylight, human health, and energy efficiency.
  • Identify and evaluate daylighting strategies to optimize enegry performance and occupant comfort.
  • Understand techniques for effectively managing glare and unwanted heat gain. 

This course is part of a series

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$40 non-member
$25 member
1.00 LU
  • HSW
  • RIBA

Instructors

  • AIA+2030 Instructors

    AIA+2030 Online Series Course 1: The 2030 Challenge: Goals and Design Processes Edward Mazria, FAIA...

Course details

Contents: Video, quiz, evaluation

Expiration: One year after purchase

Duration: 1:00

Passing Score: 80% on quiz