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
Hybrid (In-Person)
Starting at $695.00
As few as 8 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.

Spring 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Sunday
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: David Squires
385518
Fee:
$695.00
Hybrid (In-Person)format icon
Location: Field Trip , Remote Classroom
Notes

Fieldtrip locations are in Los Angeles and attendance is required. 
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 April 04, 2022
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Online
Sun Apr 3, 2022
9:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Sun Apr 10, 2022
10:00AM PT - 4:00PM PT
Field Trip
Discussion
Sun May 15, 2022
10:00AM PT - 4:00PM PT
Field Trip
Discussion
Sun May 22, 2022
10:00AM PT - 4:00PM PT
Field Trip

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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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