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 12 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 472.19 Landscape Design 6: Concept Development, ARCH X 493.6 AutoCAD 2, and ARCH X 472.12B Irrigation Practices and Water Conservation.

Fall 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
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Wednesday 7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Patrick Reynolds
376036
Fee:
$925.00
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Notes

No meetings November 11 & 25, 2020. One weekend meeting to be arranged.
Must be taken before or concurrently with X 472.14B Landscape Construction Drawing I.
Laptop highly recommended. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 06, 2020
Course Requirements
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Date
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Lecture
Wed Sep 30, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Oct 7, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 14, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 21, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 28, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 4, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 18, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Dec 2, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 9, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 16, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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