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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Classroom
Starting at $925.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Acquire working knowledge and use of scale, scale conversions, and proportions
  • Demonstrate the ability to make detailed observations of the built environment and apply them to graphic communication and decision making
  • Acquire working ability to use a drafting and drawing process
  • Acquire working understanding of 1- and 2-point perspective
  • 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.

Fall 2018 Schedule

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

Enrollment Closed
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Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Saturday
Instructor: David Squires
363065
Fee:
$925.00
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Notes

Dec. 8 meeting will be 15-minute appointment per student. Visitors not permitted. No refund after September 30, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 30, 2018
Course Requirements
Book: Landscape Graphics by Grant Reid
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Mon Sep 24, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Oct 1, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Oct 8, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Oct 15, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Oct 22, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Oct 29, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Mon Nov 5, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Off-Site
Sun Nov 11, 2018
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Discussion
Tue Nov 13, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304
Lab
Sun Nov 18, 2018
10:00AM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Sat Dec 8, 2018
9:00AM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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