Lighting Design

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2021
Subject Name: 
Theater and Dance
Course Number: 
261
Institution: 
Amherst College

An introduction to the theory and techniques of lighting for performance, with emphasis on the aesthetic, historical, cultural, and practical aspects of the art form. Students' practice of the techniques will be grounded in the deepening of understanding the way light acts upon the body and, thus, shapes our perceptions, our meaning-making, and our lived experiences. 

Requisite: THDA 112 or consent of the instructor.  Lab work in lighting technology.  Fall semester. Resident Lighting Designer Couch.

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Link to Campus Courses
Schedule #: 
THDA-261-01-2122F

Course Sections

Lighting Design
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Kathy Couch kcouch@amherst.edu T 01:30PM-04:30PM WEBS 19