ABPL90337 Managing Urban Landscapes
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2017:
July, Burnley - Taught on campus.Show/hide details
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 42 |
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|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
An understanding of landscape plants, urban ecology and vegetation systems in an urban planning and design context.
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:|| |
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. This course requires all students to enrol in subjects where theymust actively and safely contribute to field excursions and laboratory activities. Students who feel their disability will impact on meeting this requirement are encouraged to discuss this matter with the Subject Coordinator and Disability Liaison http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/.
CoordinatorDr Claire Farrell
|Subject Overview:|| |
This subject will discuss how urban landscapes are managed. Students will study policy, planning and process issues; landscape and park typology and classification, community consultation; structures, systems, classifications and contractual relationships in urban landscapes; landscape documentation, project planning and implementation; management of urban vegetation; sustainability concepts and benchmarks and case-studies/examples of urban landscape management practice. Guest industry speakers will provide real world examples and experiences relevant to urban landscape management
|Learning Outcomes:|| |
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
|Graduate Diploma in Urban Horticulture |
Master of Urban Horticulture
|Master of Science (Ecosystem Science) - Discipline Elective subjects |
Sustainable Cities, Sustainable Regions