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
Classroom
Starting at $925.00
As few as 11 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.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

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

Future Offering (Opens February 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
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Thursday, Saturday
Location: UCLA Extension Woodland Hills , Field Trip
Instructor: Lacey Withers
373124
Fee:
$925.00
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Notes

Visitors not permitted. Materials Required. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 08, 2020
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Apr 2, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
Lecture
Thu Apr 9, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
Lecture
Thu Apr 16, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
Lecture
Thu Apr 23, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
Off-Site
Sat Apr 25, 2020
10:00AM - 1:00PM
Field Trip
Lecture
Thu Apr 30, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
Lecture
Thu May 14, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
Lecture
Thu May 21, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
Lecture
Thu May 28, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
Lecture
Thu Jun 4, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
Lecture
Thu Jun 11, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills

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