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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Spring
Summer
Remote Instruction
Starting at $1,155.00
As few as 10 weeks
5.0

What you can 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, 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 is defined by the instructor. Presentation graphics are both hand-drawn and/or physically built. Students also use computer modeling, rendering, 3D modeling, InDesign, Sketchup, and Photoshop. Final presentation products utilize hand graphics with blended use of CAD and 3D modeling as background support only.
Prerequisites
ARCH X 471.1A Landscape Design 1; ARCH X 471.1B Landscape Design 2; ARCH X 472.4F Design Graphics 3.

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
-
Thursday, Saturday
Location: Online
Instructor: Francisco Behr
374437
Fee:
$1,155.00
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 01, 2020
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jun 25, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat Jun 27, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jul 2, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jul 9, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jul 16, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jul 23, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jul 30, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Aug 6, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Aug 13, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Aug 20, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Aug 27, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online

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