Lighting 101 – Foundations of Lighting
An introduction to the essential concepts and practices of effective stage lighting and related technologies, including the science of light, electrical concepts, digital control signals, conventional and intelligent lighting, LED technology, console programing and lighting design as well as rigging and staging principals. Lighting 101 is a 12-week, five-hour course intended to equip students to operate and manage stage lighting systems in medium to large-sized venues with an emphasis on facilitating concerts and other live events. Lighting 101 will serve as a prerequisite for all other Lighting courses. Includes weekly 2 hr Lab and Practicum.