Reinforce understanding of the essential role of plants in providing environmental services as well human comfort
Increase the depth of biophilia fundamental to an effective landscape
Understand and manage the conflicts between land stewardship, appearance, cost, maintainability, and the public’s health, safety, and welfare
Effectively explain design concepts through written narrative, graphics, and oral presentation
Create a high-quality planting design presentation for your portfolio
About this course:
In this course, plants and plant groups are studied as basic design elements in the landscape. Instruction emphasizes the arrangement of plant materials for defining, sequencing, and articulating space. Ecological and cultural contexts are examined as determinants for sharply focused design concepts.
ARCH X 472.9 Landscape Design 4: Site Analysis and two courses from the Plant Materials series (ARCH X 472.8A-B).
Spring 2022 Schedule
Date & Time
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)