Sketching and Plant Identification

ARCH X 494.65

Using the plants of Southern California, students learn plant taxonomy through observation using illustration and journaling.

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Winter
Remote Instruction
Starting at $695.00
As few as 4 weeks
3.0

What you can 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 sketching 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. CoVID 19 Update: This course will meet online via weekly zoom meetings. No assigned field trip locations. Students are required to do plant sketching and field observations on their own with the instructor's guidance

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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Sunday 9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: David Squires
378011
Fee:
$695.00
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Notes

Elective course in Landscape Architecture and Horticulture Certificates.
Refer to required course materials for specific equipment necessary. Internet access required. Materials Required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after February 13, 2021
Course Requirements
Articulating Arm Camera Mount
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sun Feb 14, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Feb 21, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Feb 28, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Mar 7, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online

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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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