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 $950.00
As few as 10 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 sketch.

Fall 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Tuesday, Saturday
Available
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Instructor: David Squires
388304
Fee:
$950.00
Hybrid (In-Person)format icon
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood , Remote Classroom , Field Trip
ENROLL BY: Sep 17, 2022
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Notes

Attendance at pre-course Zoom workshop on Saturday, September 17 is required.
Site visit to Tongva Park on November 5 is required.
Attendance required at studio workshop on Nov 19
Two webcams required for this drafting course; cell phone camera is not allowed.
Articulating arm for camera mount required. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 25, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: Landscape Graphics by Grant Reid
Overhead Camera Mount
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Sep 17, 2022
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Sep 20, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Sep 27, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Oct 4, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Oct 11, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Oct 18, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Oct 25, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Nov 1, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Off-Site
Sat Nov 5, 2022
9:00AM PT - 5:00PM PT
Field Trip
Lecture
Tue Nov 8, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Sat Nov 19, 2022
9:00AM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204 ABC

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