Design Graphics 1: Drafting and Drawing of the Built Environment

ARCH X 472.4D

Using Tongva Park, students study design, program, and planting. Drawing, observing, and creating a hand-drawn plan are the outcomes.

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Fall
Summer
Classroom
Starting at $950.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Acquire working knowledge and use of scale, scale conversions, and proportions
  • Acquire working ability to use a drafting and drawing process
  • Acquire working understanding of 1- and 2-point perspective
  • Demonstrate the ability to make detailed observations of the built environment and apply them to graphic communication and decision making
  • Acquire the ability to select, draft and draw a section line and elevation from a 2D layout plan and express the 2D information in a drawn 3D vignette – 1- and 2-point perspective

About this course:

Students learn introductory drafting, lettering, and drawing techniques as they relate to the field of Landscape Architecture and professional standards. All work product is developed from Tongva Park, a real site located in Santa Monica. At the end of this course, students make a presentation to the instructor and visiting guests. The students present a package of work product that includes hand drafting of a dimensioned site plan, section/elevations, and perspective vignettes.

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Future Offering (Opens April 27, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
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Sunday, Monday, Saturday
Location: Field Trip , UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Instructor: David Squires
374442
Fee:
$950.00
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Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2020
Course Requirements
Book: Pencil Magic by Phil Metzger
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Mon Jun 22, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Jun 29, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Jul 6, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Jul 13, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Jul 20, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Jul 27, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Aug 3, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Off-Site
Sun Aug 9, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Field Trip
Discussion
Mon Aug 10, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Sun Aug 16, 2020
10:00AM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Sat Sep 5, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 5:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214

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