Introduction to Landscape Architecture | Online Course

- What Is Landscape Architecture?
- Different Theories of Landscape Design and Its Application
- Designing a Landscape Project!
- Types of Plants to use
- Site Analysis of Landscape Project
- Elements of Landscape Design

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  • 2084 Students Enrolled
  • 39 Video Lessons
  • 4 Hours 45 Minutes
  • 12 Interactive quizzes
  • 12 Additional Resources
  • Online at your pace
  • Audio: English
  • Subtitle: English, Spanish
  • Certificate upon completion

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Course Content: Introduction to Landscape Architecture

Lessons List

Unit 1 – Introduction

Episode 1.1 Introduction to Course

Unit 2 – What is landscape design

Episode 2.1 What is Landscape Architecture
Episode 2.2 Difference between Architecture and Landscape Architecture
Episode 2.3 Who should study Landscape Architecture and Challenges to the profession

Unit 3 – Life and works of prominent Landscape Architects and Theorists

Episode 3.1 Frederick Law Olmsted
Episode 3.2 John Brinckerhoff Jackson
Episode 3.3 Ian L. McHarg
Episode 3.4 Yi-Fu Tuan and Oladele Ogunseitan
Episode 3.5 Edward Relph
Episode 3.6 Richard T T Forman
Episode 3.7 James Corner

Unit 4 – Elements of Landscape Design

Episode 4.1 Line
Episode 4.2 Form and Visual Weight
Episode 4.3 Texture
Episode 4.4 Colour

Unit 5 – Principles of Landscape Design

Episode 5.1 Repetition
Episode 5.2 Balance, Scale & Proportion
Episode 5.3 Hierarchy, Emphasis, Contrast & Unity

Unit 6 – Introduction to Plants

Episode 6.1 Introduction to Plants
Episode 6.2 Annual, Biennial, and Perennial Plants & Shrubs
Episode 6.3 Trees
Episode 6.4 Climbers, Creepers, Cacti, Succulents & Indoor Plants
Episode 6.5 Ornamental Palms and Bulbous Plants

Unit 7 – Streetscape Elements

Episode 7.1 Pavers
Episode 7.2 Special Pavers
Episode 7.3 Kerbstones & Lighting
Episode 7.4 Special Elements

Unit 8 – Site Analysis

Episode 8.1 Climatology – I
Episode 8.2 Climatology-II
Episode 8.3 Topography, Soil & Accessibility
Episode 8.4 Site Features & Context

Unit 9 – Landscape Architecture Project

Episode 9.1 Layouts
Episode 9.2 Cut & Fill Maps

Unit 10 – Sustainable Landscape Design

Episode 10.1 Principles of Sustainable Landscape Design
Episode 10.2 Sustainable Landscape Design Strategies
Episode 10.3 Ecosystem & Benefits of Sustainable Landscapes

Unit 11 – Case Studies

Episode 11.1 Case study of an Innovative Landscape Project
Episode 11.2 Case study of a Sustainable Landscape Project
Episode 12.1 Conclusion

Additional Resources

Resource 1 List of Air Purifying Plants
Resource 2 Landscape Architects’ Interviews to Watch
Resource 3 Landscape Architecture projects that you must check out!
Resource 4 List of colleges for Landscape Architecture
Resource 5 List of Famous Landscape Architecture Firms
Resource 6 List of Recommended Books for Landscape Architecture
Resource 7 List of Shrubs for Landscaping
Resource 8 List of Trees for Landscaping
Resource 9 List of Reference Articles for Landscape Architecture
Resource 10 Websites for Human Cutout PNGs for Presentation
Resource 11 List of websites to download Trees PNGs

39 Episodes - we've covered everything you'll need to know about Landscape Architecture

If you’ve ever found yourself wondering about what Landscape Architecture is all about or What is the role of a Landscape Architect? What makes for a good landscape design project? What are the elements of landscape architecture? Then, this course is a good start for you!

12 Additional Resources of highly informative content about Landscape Architecture!

Learn about the most important theories given by renowned Landscape Architects, their prominent works, what exactly is Landscape design, what does site analysis comprise of, what are sustainable landscape design strategies and lots more. This is just a preview!

Preview: Introduction to Course

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