Sketching and Plant Identification

ARCH X 494.65
Using the gardens of Southern California, students learn plant taxonomy through obsrevation and recording using illustration and journaling.
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Classroom
Starting at $695.00
As few as 4 weeks
3.0 Credits

What you will learn.

  • Improve skills of observation
  • Plan and establish a drawing format and process
  • Keep a sketchbook/journal and documentation
  • Improve basic plant identification knowledge through the use of sketching
  • Improve illustrating/sketching techniques with pencil
  • Increase knowledge of plant material

About this course:

Held at locations in and around the Southern California area, this course is an introduction to scientific illustration and plant identification. Students are introduced to plant taxonomy and terminology. The instructor establishes a plant pallet to be studied for each location. Above all, students develop a keen sense of awareness and observation.

Winter 2019 Schedule

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

Available
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Sunday 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Location: Field Trip
Instructor: David Squires
364804
Fee:
$695.00
68 days left. Enroll by Feb 23, 2019
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Notes

Elective course in Landscape Architecture and Horticulture Certificates

Students must provide their own transportation to field trip locations. Internet access required. Materials Required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after February 23, 2019
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Off-Site
Sun Feb 24, 2019
10:00AM - 4:00PM
Off-Site
Sun Mar 3, 2019
10:00AM - 4:00PM
Off-Site
Sun Mar 10, 2019
10:00AM - 4:00PM
Off-Site
Sun Mar 17, 2019
10:00AM - 4:00PM

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

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