Architectural Record BE - Building Enclosure

A Bright Future: Daylighting for Tomorrow's Buildings

This course is no longer active
Sponsored by Technical Glass Products
Continuing Education

Learning Objectives - After this course, you should be able to:

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


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. %PTopics will include:%L %IBenefits of daylighting %IChallenges for daylighting %IBeyond windows and glass %IKey considerations of daylighting