Course Title: Assess interior light and recommend light fittings

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4355 Certificate IV in Interior Decoration

Course Title: Assess interior light and recommend light fittings

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 36

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Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

ARCH5217C

City Campus

TAFE

320T Architecture & Design

Face-to-Face

Term1 2015,
Term1 2016,
Term1 2017

Course Contact: Jenny Crowley

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4819

Course Contact Email: design.ve@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit specifies the outcomes required to assess natural and artificial light sources of an interior space and make recommendations for light fittings as part of a decorative solution.

This unit supports the attainment of skills and knowledge required for competent research and recommendation of light fittings and sustainable lighting practices which are part of an integrated decorative solution.
This unit requires employability skills in initiative and enterprise and problem solving in order to direct the research and selection of suitable light fittings. Communication skills are used to access and interpret information using information technologies and complete required documentation. Self management and learning skills are applied in the review of information and arrangements to ensure project needs are met

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSFID4008 Assess interior light and recommend light fittings

Elements:

Assess artificial light sources

Assess natural light sources

Draw and present lighting layouts for an interior space

Interpret lighting requirements from project brief

Select light fittings


Learning Outcomes

Refer to the elements


Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course will be project based