Landscape Design 4: Environmental Analysis and Planning

ARCH X 472.9

Utiltizing methods of environmental research and analysis, students invstigate the natural, historical, and cultural factors impacting land-use.

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Winter
Hybrid (In-Person)
Starting at $925.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Understand how to prepare an environmental analysis of a potential project site
  • Work within a team environment
  • Apply knowledge of natural processes, codes and connectivity to land use and adjacencies
  • Understand and apply suitability analysis and all historical, social, environmental, physical, (i.e., below grade, at grade, above grade) planning criteria and how to map and quantify these elements of the environment
  • Collect and understand past community input and public engagement
  • Present and defend project design solutions with facts, figures and analytical data

About this course:

This course studies the methods and attitudes of environmental research and analysis utilized by landscape architects. Students investigate the natural, historical, and cultural factors that impact land-use suitability, design programming, and design development. Instruction emphasizes the application of these methods to both the natural and built environments.
Prerequisites
ARCH X 471.2 Landscape Design 3; ARCH X 472.12A Grading and Drainage.

Winter 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Sunday, Tuesday
Available
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Instructor: Emily Gabel-Luddy
383895
Fee:
$925.00
Hybrid (In-Person)format icon
Location: Field Trip , Online
ENROLL BY: Jan 4, 2022
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Notes

No meetings March 1.
In-person meetings on Sunday, Jan. 9 and Feb. 27 take place at Johnny Carson Park in Burbank, CA
Visitors not permitted.
Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 10, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: Site Planning, Third Edition by Kevin Lynch
Book: Design with Nature by Ian L. McHarg
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jan 4, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Off-Site
Sun Jan 9, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Field Trip
Lecture
Tue Jan 11, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 18, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 25, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 15, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 22, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Off-Site
Sun Feb 27, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Field Trip
Lecture
Tue Mar 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 15, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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