Landscape Construction Methods and Materials

ARCH X 472.14A

Studies the basic materials and methods used in landscape architecture site construction with an emphasis on sustainable materials, construction practices, and detailing with materials.

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Fall
Remote Instruction
Starting at $925.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Understand professional design, construction, and practice standards regarding various construction materials and methods
  • Understand the role of the professional landscape architect in the production of construction documents, details, and specifications
  • Understand how landscape architects communicate graphically, with written specification, and contractually with clients and contractors.
  • Select materials appropriate to the intended use and join materials using innovative and traditional methods

About this course:

This course investigates the various materials used in building landscapes (masonry, concrete, wood, metal, water, and lighting). Their physical properties, characteristics, and applications in terms of function and aesthetics are also studied and evaluated. Students demonstrate knowledge and proper use of these materials in detailed exercises and drawings.
Prerequisites
ARCH X 493.6 AutoCAD 2, and ARCH X 472.12B Irrigation Practices and Water Conservation.

Fall 2021 Schedule

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Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
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Instructor: Patrick Reynolds
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Fee:
$925.00
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Location: Online
ENROLL BY: Sep 22, 2021
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Notes

Must be taken before or concurrently with X 472.14B Landscape Construction Drawing I. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 28, 2021
Course Requirements
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Wed Sep 22, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Sep 29, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Oct 6, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Oct 13, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Oct 20, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Oct 27, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Nov 3, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Nov 10, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Nov 17, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Nov 24, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Dec 1, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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