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Landscape Studio 1: Design Techniques (ABPL90107)

Graduate courseworkPoints: 25On Campus (Parkville)

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Overview

Year of offer2017
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeABPL90107
Campus
Parkville
Availability
Semester 1
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

This subject was formerly called Studio 1: Landscape Design Techniques.

This subject introduces fundamental approaches for thinking about, exploring and generating design within the realm of landscape architecture. It aims to equip students with a range of representational techniques for developing site investigations and exploring processes of design. Lectures and readings introduce key theoretical premises that underpin contemporary landscape architecture design practices.

Intended learning outcomes

At the end of this subject students will be able to:

  • Apply a range of design processes, skills and techniques for exploring sites and generating design outcomes;
  • Develop representational skills, with an emphasis on digital media;
  • Develop an understanding of design as a material space;
  • Have an emerging understanding of the scope and characteristics of contemporary landscape architecture;
  • Develop critical thinking and problem solving.

Last updated: 16 August 2017