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
Hybrid (In-Person)
Starting at $925.00
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.

Winter 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Saturday
Available
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Instructor: David Squires
384671
Fee:
$925.00
Hybrid (In-Person)format icon
Location: Online , Field Trip , UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
ENROLL BY: Jan 3, 2022
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Notes

Attendance at pre-course Zoom workshop on Monday, January 3 is required.
One site visit to Tongva Park on February 27, 2022 required.
Final class meeting is in-person on March 19, 2022
No class meeting on January 18.
This drafting course requires two webcams (cell phone camera is not allowed)
Articulating arm for webcam mount required.
Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 10, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: Landscape Graphics by Grant Reid
Overhead phone/Camera Mount
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Jan 3, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 4, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 11, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 25, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 1, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 8, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 15, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 22, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sun Feb 27, 2022
9:00AM PT - 4:00PM PT
Field Trip
Lecture
Tue Mar 1, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Mar 5, 2022
8:30AM PT - 5:30PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Mar 19, 2022
9:00AM PT - 4:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB

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