Lighting Design - NIU - School of Theatre and Dance

Lighting Design

The area of lighting design is centered around acore of courses appropriate to the training of aestheticallysensitive, technically profi cient lighting artistsfor all phases of the theatre.

Course work focuseson functional, expressive, and compositional aspectsof light supported by special skill courses in renderingtechniques, drafting (including computer-aidedpaper-work techniques), projection aesthetics, andrelated technologies.

Special needs of each studentwill be approached through individualized instructionand supervised design experiences in variety ofproduction styles and performance spaces on and offcampus.