Landscape Design 3: Advanced Site Design

ARCH X 471.2
Applying site inventory and analysis with a site program, students create their design process and concept development using Downtown Los Angeles sites. Use of computer modeling programs is highly encouraged.
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Classroom
Starting at $1,155.00
As few as 11 weeks
5.0 Credits

What you will learn.

  • Apply formal organizational techniques covered in Design 1 and 2
  • Develop design processes using diagrams through drawings, photographs, and models
  • Review and critique of existing conditions leading to site specific responses
  • Develop an understanding of how program statements can build in complexity
  • Using context analysis, program analysis, and each individual's intuition, show how the development of a basic idea, organizing principals and diagrams guides your project
  • Explore the vertical dimension by encouraging designing in section and using three dimensional drawings

About this course:

This course introduces the student to the landscape architectural design process, emphasizing site inventory, analysis, program, and design process and concept development. Projects are mid- to large-scale sites you can actually visit, such as civic plazas, freeway capping projects, downtown urban redevelopment, etc. The design program for each project will be defined by the instructor. Presentation graphics will be both hand-drawn and/or physically built. Students will also use computer modeling, rendering, 3D modeling, InDesign, Sketchup, and Photoshop. Final presentation products will utilize hand graphics with blended use of CAD and 3D modeling as background support only.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Landscape Design 3: Advanced Site Design.

X 471.1A Landscape Design 1; X 471.1B Landscape Design 2; X 472.4F Design Graphics 3.

Spring 2019 Schedule

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

Available
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Sunday, Thursday
Instructor: Francisco Behr
366591
Fee:
$1,155.00
48 days left. Enroll by Apr 4, 2019
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 10, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Apr 4, 2019
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304
Off-Site
Sun Apr 7, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
Lecture
Thu Apr 11, 2019
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304
Lecture
Thu Apr 18, 2019
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304
Lecture
Thu Apr 25, 2019
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304
Lecture
Thu May 2, 2019
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304
Lecture
Thu May 9, 2019
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304
Lecture
Thu May 16, 2019
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304
Lecture
Thu May 23, 2019
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304
Lecture
Thu May 30, 2019
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304
Lecture
Thu Jun 6, 2019
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304
Lecture
Thu Jun 13, 2019
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 304

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