Lighting Design Essentials

Level: Beginner

For adults 18+

Gain an understanding of the techniques used in practical lighting design and its realisation. Learn how to extract lighting design ideas from a dramatic source. Under the guidance of an industry professional, utilise a selection of professional equipment to realise a simple lighting design.

Course components

  • Analysis of a dramatic source to extract lighting ideas.
  • Exploration of the creative process to realise lighting design.
  • Introduction to lighting equipment used to realise a lighting design.


  • Ability to dramaturgically analyse a dramatic source for a lighting design.
  • Knowledge of lighting equipment, its uses and safe practise.
  • Competence realising a lighting design using professional equipment.

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Important information

  • Please read our Cancellation and Transfer Policy.
  • Please ensure that you have given a valid email and mobile number as any course changes will be communicated via email or sms.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing you can move in for all drama and performance related courses. Clothing that restricts movement is inappropriate.
  • Please wear closed-in shoes. Shoes may be removed in the rehearsal room on the direction of the class tutor.
  • Please bring along a pen, notebook or electronic device and a bottle of water to all classes.
$340 $306 Limited inc GST
Lighting Design Essentials

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