Introduction to the Landscape Design Professions

ARCH X 472

A quick dive into landscape theory, history, design principles, and understanding scale and drawing. Students apply these lessons in a final project resulting in scaled drawings and models.

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Fall
Summer
Remote Instruction
Starting at $925.00
As few as 12 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Acquire a brief historical overview of landscape architectural design history as an introductory basis for discussion and a site design opportunity
  • Learn the language of plan, section, and elevation, using drawings to express design ideas
  • Develop skills and confidence to express three-dimensional ideas as two-dimensional drawings and in model format
  • See examples of award-winning landscape architectural work to become familiar with the breadth and richness of the profession

About this course:

This introductory course covers the history, scope, types, and scale of landscape design professions; licensure; professional societies; and current issues. Terminology, construction concepts, basic graphic skills, and model-making are also introduced.

Fall 2021 Schedule

Date & Time
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Wednesday, Saturday
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Instructor: Steve Lang, JC Miller
382572
Fee:
$925.00
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Location: Online
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 28, 2021
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Sep 22, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Sep 29, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 6, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Oct 9, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 13, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 20, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 27, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 3, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 10, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 17, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 1, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 8, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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