Landscape Design 1: Site Design Basics

ARCH X 471.1A
Explore form and the importance of scale in landscape architectural design. These skills and insights are applied culminating in a study of a small, site-scale school garden.
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Classroom
Starting at $925.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

About this course:

This course explores basic design elements, principles, and issues relevant to landscape architecture. Projects emphasize abstract 3D space and form; the basics of site design: conceptual design, imagery, and symbolism; and basic issues of proportion, scale, and composition.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Landscape Design 1: Site Design Basics.

X 472 Introduction to the Landscape Design Professions and X 472.4D Design Graphics I: Drafting and Drawing of the Built Environment.

Fall 2018 Schedule

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

Available
-
Thursday, Saturday
Instructor: Steven Chavez
363060
Fee:
$925.00
5 days left. Enroll by Sep 27, 2018
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Notes

No meeting November 22.

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 3, 2018
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Thu Sep 27, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Thu Oct 4, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Thu Oct 11, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Thu Oct 18, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Thu Oct 25, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Thu Nov 1, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Thu Nov 8, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Thu Nov 15, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Off-Site
Sat Nov 17, 2018
2:00PM - 5:00PM
Discussion
Thu Nov 22, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Thu Nov 29, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Discussion
Thu Dec 6, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 314
Canceled
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Saturday 9:00AM - 12:30PM
Instructor: Craig Raines
363121
Fee:
$925.00
See Details
Notes

Visitors not permitted. No refund after October 5, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 5, 2018
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Sat Sep 29, 2018
9:00AM - 12:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Discussion
Sat Oct 6, 2018
9:00AM - 12:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Discussion
Sat Oct 13, 2018
9:00AM - 12:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Discussion
Sat Oct 20, 2018
9:00AM - 12:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Discussion
Sat Oct 27, 2018
9:00AM - 12:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Discussion
Sat Nov 3, 2018
9:00AM - 12:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Discussion
Sat Nov 10, 2018
9:00AM - 12:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Discussion
Sat Nov 17, 2018
9:00AM - 12:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Discussion
Sat Dec 1, 2018
9:00AM - 12:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Discussion
Sat Dec 8, 2018
9:00AM - 12:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal

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This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

What you will learn.

  • Build upon drawing, seeing, and measuring skills
  • Create an informed design idea
  • Study and analyze a site
  • Develop a design process
  • Graphically and orally present designs
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