course-details-portlet

IELEA2501 - Light and Lighting

About

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours D

Course content

Radiometric notions and units, the human eye and radiation, photometric notions and units, the photometric laws, the eye and factors for sight, energy converting to light, colour, luminaires, quality criteria, lighting calculations, lighting systems, photometric measurements, road and tunnel lighting, daylighting.

Learning outcome

Knowledge:
After completing this course the candidate:
- shall know the photometric terms, the connection between physical and photometric terms, and the basic photometric laws
- shall be able to give an account of the operation of the human eye
- understand the behavior and characteristics of relevant light sources, and know their applications
- shall know relevant requirements and design criteria for interior and exterior lighting systems
- shall know the influence of daylight to the lighting in buildings

Skills:
After completing this course the candidate shall be able to:
- design lighting systems
- make lighting calculations by the utilization factor method and the point method
- design reflectors based on desired light distributions
- use instruments and equipment in the laboratory

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, partly based on video.
Exercises. Half of the assignments must be accepted.
Laboratory work, mandatory.
A project work must be accepted.

Compulsory assignments

  • Assignments
  • Laboratory assignments
  • Project work

Further on evaluation

If there is a re-sit examination, the examination form may change from written to oral. Permitted examination aids, support material code D: No printed or hand-written support material is allowed. A specific basic calculator is allowed. In addition, calculator Casio fx-991EX is allowed.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

Hans-Henrik Bjørset, Eilif H. Hansen: Lysteknikk (last edition). In Norwegian.

More on the course

No

Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  10.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

No.of lecture hours: 4
Lab hours: 3
No.of specialization hours: 5

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Electrical Power Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Electric Power Engineering

Phone:

Examination

Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 D
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
Examination

For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"

More on examinations at NTNU