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Course Description

This course involves the study and execution of stage lighting with emphasis on equipment, control, color and their relationship to design.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify, Define and Describe Terminology Commonly Associated with Theatrical lighting design and execution
  • Indentify the controllable qualities of theatrical lighting
  • Identify the functions of theatrical lighting
  • Recognize and explain the different type of drawing and paperwork commonly used in theatrical lighting design
  • Calculate the capacity of electrical wire cage and safe current flow
  • Demonstrate an understanding and the function of various lighting instruments
  • Recall and practice safety information concerning electrical hazards
  • Participate in hanging, circuiting, focusing and operation of theatrical lighting equipment
  • Demonstrate an understanding of color, style, texture angle and mood as they relate to theatrical lighting design Measure: Final
  • Create the paperwork necessary to implement a lighting design

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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