University of Sydney,
Department of Architectural and Design Science

City Road, Sydney 2006



Courses offered

The courses offered are Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Master of Design Science (Illumination Design).

The Graduate Certificate is available part time over 1 year (or longer). The Graduate Diploma can be completed full time over one year (or longer part time). The Masters can be completed full time over 1.5 years (or longer part time).

Admission requires a bachelor degree from any discipline, or work experience sufficient to undertake the course.

Professional accreditation and core studies

Students can become eligible for IES membership with the required work experience and completion of these units :
Light and Vision, Photometry and Colorimetry, Lighting Technologies, Indoor Environmental Quality, and Architectural Lighting Design
A range of elective studies in lighting and related subjects complement the core.

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Contacts & Further Information

Contact Information

Associate Professor Wendy Davis

Programme Director

(+61) (0)2 9351 5629


Contact Information

Student Administration

(+61) (0)2 9351 2686