The Creation of Experiential Building Environments Using Light-Manipulating Materials
.15 IDCEC CEU HSW, 1.5 Canada Potential Learning Credits, 1.5 AIA LU | HSW
Individuals are deeply connected to their surroundings. When surroundings have the ability to inspire and encompass creativity, collaboration, innovation this connection can in turn foster health and well-being as well as a sense of contentment.
By utilizing light-manipulating materials in buildings, experiential spaces will not only promote occupant well-being but will also help projects achieve LEED and WELL credits and environmental stewardship.
1.Analyze the properties and role of light-manipulating materials in buildings, in
terms of the human experience with light and its relationship to the built
2.Discuss how light-manipulating materials help architects create innovative,
3.Examine how light-manipulating materials can help projects achieve LEED and
WELL credits and promote occupant well-being and environmental stewardship.
4.Describe best practices for selecting and installing light-manipulating materials
for different applications.
5.Explore case studies of how light-manipulating materials enrich the experience
of a space.
Course overview and Association details
Take the courseOnline Course