Landscape Design 2: Site Design
ARCH X 471.1B
Learn how to analyze a site and create a program design that responds to the site and surroundings.
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).
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Landscape Design 2: Site Design.
X 471.1A Landscape Design 1 and X 472.4E Design Graphics 2. Candidacy in the Landscape Architecture Program.
This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…
What you will learn.
- Complete a site analysis and inventory
- Apply a design program to a site
- Use design processes to develop design concepts and solutions