Students are taught how to understand the physiological and psychological effects of light in addition to other scientific principles of phenomenology.
All coursework is designed to help each student help shape a distinct, original and personal voice and defining aesthetic, as evidenced in production work and professional-level Lighting Design portfolio.
Candidates of the Lighting Design program from California Institute of the Arts CalArts are required to pass a Graduation Review to complete the Program and obtain the MFA degree.
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- Theatrical Techniques
- Environmental Lighting
- Art and Architectural Lighting
- Immersive Lighting Design
- The Business of Light
- Moving Light Lab/Lighting for Music
- Digital Rendering
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesTheatre & Dance View 278 other Masters in Theatre & Dance in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Submit Your ApplicationInternational Academic Transcript
- Credentials, diplomas and certificates of secondary-school and college-level work must be presented in English translation.International students applying to MFA programs must submit evidence of receipt of an undergraduate degree or its equivalent.
- All students who are not U.S. Citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. must complete the online Declaration of Finances form after they have been accepted and submitted their Statement of Intention to Register (SIR) form. This form is to verify that you have sufficient financial resources to pay all educational and living expenses while attending the California Institute of the Arts.
International50850 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 50850 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
National50850 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 50850 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.
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