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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Spring
Hybrid (In-Person)
Starting at $925.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0

What you can 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.
Prerequisites
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
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Wednesday, Saturday
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Stephen Davis
385285
Fee:
$925.00
Hybrid (In-Person)format icon
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood , Remote Classroom
Notes

Two in-person meetings Saturday, April 2 & May 21 in Westwood Village. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 05, 2022
Course Requirements
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Apr 2, 2022
12:00PM PT - 3:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
Lecture
Wed Apr 6, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Apr 13, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Apr 20, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Apr 27, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed May 4, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed May 11, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed May 18, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Sat May 21, 2022
12:00PM PT - 3:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
Lecture
Wed Jun 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Jun 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom

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