Landscape Design 5: Planting Design

ARCH X 472.5
Ecological and cultural contexts are examined as determinants for using plants in design.
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Classroom
Starting at $925.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

What you will learn.

  • 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.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Landscape Design 5: Planting Design.

X 472.9 Landscape Design 4: Site Analysis and two courses from the Plant Materials series (X 472.8A-B).

Spring 2019 Schedule

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

Available
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Wednesday 6:45PM - 10:00PM
Instructor: Stephen Davis, ASLA
366596
Fee:
$925.00
46 days left. Enroll by Apr 3, 2019
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Notes

Visitors not permitted. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 9, 2019
Course Requirements
Schedule
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Date
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Discussion
Wed Apr 3, 2019
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Wed Apr 10, 2019
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Wed Apr 17, 2019
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Wed Apr 24, 2019
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Wed May 1, 2019
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Wed May 8, 2019
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Wed May 15, 2019
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Wed May 22, 2019
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Wed May 29, 2019
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Wed Jun 5, 2019
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Wed Jun 12, 2019
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212

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