Introduction to Stage Lighting   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]

TPA 1220 - Introduction to Stage Lighting

This course is an introduction to the fundamentals of lighting the stage, including a basic introduction to electricity, stage lighting instrumentation and control, color science and an introduction to lighting design to create theatrical mood and interpretation of a production. Work outside of class on productions is required; students will serve on lighting crews for hands-on application of the classroom material.
Degrees Offered: A.A., A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 2 lecture hours; 2 laboratory hours; 2 practical work hours on productions (average 2 hours/week; 30 hours required per term).