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A Bright Future: Daylighting for Tomorrow's Buildings

Continuing Education

Learn At Your Own Pace - You can take this course and follow along at your own pace. Speed up, slow down, or stop now and finish later. Click "Take the Course Test" to go straight to the test and earn your credits. You'll know immediately if you have earned credits and you will be able to print out your certificate of completion instantly.

Learning Objectives - At the end of this course you will be able to:

  1. Understand the role of daylighting in designing environmentally sustainable buildings
  2. Explore the benefits and challenges of utilizing daylighting in designs
  3. Familiarize architects with modern energy-efficient design materials
  4. Understand the benefits of daylighting for productivity

AIA logo Credits: 1 AIA LU/HSW
This course consists of a video plus an article in a PDF format and offers an in-depth look at the concept of daylighting and its role in modern design. The course qualifies for 1 HSW (health, safety, welfare) and Sustainable Design learning unit hour from the American Institute of Architects.

Topics will include:

  • Benefits of daylighting
  • Challenges for daylighting
  • Beyond windows and glass
  • Key considerations of daylighting

Course Outline:

This course is a presentation designed to earn you 1.00 AIA/CES Learning Unit. Use the onscreen controls to pace the presentation to your liking, and then click "Take the Course Test" to take the exam for this course and earn your credit.

This test is no longer available for credit


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