Acquire a brief historical overview of landscape architectural design history as an introductory basis for discussion and a site design opportunity
Learn the language of plan, section, and elevation, using drawings to express design ideas
Develop skills and confidence to express three-dimensional ideas as two-dimensional drawings and in model format
See examples of award-winning landscape architectural work to become familiar with the breadth and richness of the profession
About this course:
This introductory course covers the history, scope, types, and scale of landscape design professions; licensure; professional societies; and current issues. Terminology, construction concepts, basic graphic skills, and model-making are also introduced.