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
Remote Instruction
Starting at $925.00
As few as 13 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.

Fall 2021 Schedule

Date & Time
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Sunday, Monday, Saturday
Available
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Instructor: David Squires
382577
Fee:
$925.00
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Location: Online
ENROLL BY: Sep 18, 2021
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Notes

Attendance at pre-course workshop on Saturday, September 18 required.
One site visit to Tongva Park required.
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 26, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Landscape Graphics by Grant Reid
Overhead phone/Camera Mount
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Sep 18, 2021
9:30AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Sep 20, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Sep 27, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 4, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 11, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 18, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 25, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Nov 1, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Nov 7, 2021
9:00AM PT - 4:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Nov 15, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lab
Sun Nov 21, 2021
10:00AM PT - 4:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Dec 11, 2021
10:00AM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online

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