Master Diploma in Illumination Engineering (NQ8)

BHA School of Lighting’s Master Diploma in Illumination Engineering Course (NQ8) is only available to students who have completed the Advanced Diploma Course (NQ7).

Qualification:  Master Diploma (NQ8)

Duration: 1 Year (e-Learning)

Cost: USD1785  | GBP1390 | EUR1540 | ZAR25000 (6 & 12 month payment plans available)

CPD Credits: Students who are registered with SAIA, SAIAT & CESA may apply for CPD credits for part-time study.

  • All material, video and documentary resources available online
  • 1 Year duration
  • Comprises 12 modules
  • Practical field work after each module
  • 200, 000 word dissertation required
  • Individual Student progress is monitored week by week by the educator
  • Personal mentoring by the educator


Module 32: Grow Light Technology

Module 33: Lighting for Offices

Module 34: Lighting for Healthcare

Module 35: Lighting for Healthcare

Module 36: Lighting for Parking Garages

Module 37: Lighting for Retail

Students are required to submit a 200,000 word dissertation from a choice of five selected topics

Module 38: Lighting for Education

Module 39: Lighting for Industry

Module 40: Outdoor Lighting

Module 41: Outdoor Lighting

Module 42: Outdoor Lighting

Module 43: Outdoor Lighting

Dissertation: Students will be required to submit a 200 000 word dissertation which will be assessed initially by Philip Hammond and finally by a panel comprising professional engineers and academics from the illumination and built environment community.