Landscape Design 2: Site Design
ARCH X 471.1B
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Learn how to analyze a site and create a program design that responds to the site and surroundings.
What you can learn.
- Complete a site analysis and inventory
- Apply a design program to a site
- Use design processes to develop design concepts and solutions
About this course:
This course introduces the landscape architectural design process. Emphasizing process and concept development, students identify a problem and then use site inventory, analysis, program development, and exploration to test solutions. Projects are small-scale sites—preferably actual and visitable, such as intimate courtyards, street plazas, and pocket parks—and/or physically built (i.e., limited use of computer drafting, rendering, and 3D modeling).
ARCH X 471.1A Landscape Design 1 and ARCH X 472.4E Design Graphics 2.