Introduction to Landscape Architecture | Online Course

Get to know about Landscape Architecture and learn how to design open spaces

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  • 39 Video Lessons
  • 4 Hours 45 Minutes
  • 12 Interactive quizzes
  • 12 Additional Resources
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  • Audio: English
  • Subtitle: English, Spanish
  • Certificate upon completion
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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!

Course Content: Introduction to Landscape Architecture

Course Curriculum

Episode 1.1 Introduction to Course
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
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
Episode 4.1 Line
Episode 4.2 Form and Visual Weight
Episode 4.3 Texture
Episode 4.4 Colour
Episode 5.1 Repetition
Episode 5.2 Balance, Scale & Proportion
Episode 5.3 Hierarchy, Emphasis, Contrast & Unity
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
Episode 7.1 Pavers
Episode 7.2 Special Pavers
Episode 7.3 Kerbstones & Lighting
Episode 7.4 Special Elements
Episode 8.1 Climatology – I
Episode 8.2 Climatology-II
Episode 8.3 Topography, Soil & Accessibility
Episode 8.4 Site Features & Context
Episode 9.1 Layouts
Episode 9.2 Cut & Fill Maps
Episode 10.1 Principles of Sustainable Landscape Design
Episode 10.2 Sustainable Landscape Design Strategies
Episode 10.3 Ecosystem & Benefits of Sustainable Landscapes
Episode 11.1 Case study of an Innovative Landscape Project
Episode 11.2 Case study of a Sustainable Landscape Project
Episode 12.1 Conclusion

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We'll learn in depth about elements of design, types of plants, and streetscaping elements! Not just this, we'll understand what site analysis is and study in detail some good landscape architecture projects, and delve deep into the sustainability aspect in landscape architecture!

If you feel inclined towards the Landscape design, and want to learn more about it & the career prospects, then you’re at the right place!

We'll start off the course with understanding the meaning of landscape architecture and a landscape architect. This would lead us to the next phase where we study the work of great landscape architects.

Additional Resources: Introduction to Landscape Architecture

Downloadable 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

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