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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Classroom
Starting at $925.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

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); The course studies and evaluates their physical properties, characteristics, and applications in terms of function and aesthetics. Students demonstrate knowledge and proper use of these materials in detailed exercises and drawings.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Landscape Construction Methods and Materials.

X 472.19 Design VI: Concept Development, X 493.6 AutoCAD 2, and X 472.12B Irrigation Practices.

Fall 2018 Schedule

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

Enrollment Closed
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Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Instructor: Patrick Reynolds
363063
Fee:
$925.00
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Notes

Must be taken before or concurrently with X 472.14B Landscape Construction Drawing I.

Visitors not permitted. No refund after October 3, 2018. Laptop highly recommended. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 3, 2018
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Sep 26, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Wed Oct 3, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Wed Oct 10, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Wed Oct 17, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Wed Oct 24, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Wed Oct 31, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Wed Nov 7, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Wed Nov 14, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Wed Nov 21, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Wed Nov 28, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Wed Dec 5, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314

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