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
Remote Instruction
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 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

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

Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
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Tuesday 7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Emily Gabel-Luddy
377673
Fee:
$925.00
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Notes

Visitors not permitted. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 11, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Site Planning, Third Edition by Kevin Lynch
Book: Design with Nature by Ian L. McHarg
Schedule
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Tue Jan 5, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Jan 12, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Jan 19, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Jan 26, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Feb 2, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 9, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 16, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 23, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Mar 2, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 9, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 16, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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