HORT20026 Designing with Plants
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2017:
Semester 1, Burnley - Taught on campus.Show/hide details
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours lectures, 24 hours tutorials, laboratory classes and field work. Total: 48 hours |
Total Time Commitment:
Total time commitment: 170 hours
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:|| |
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
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. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorDr Sue Murphy
|Subject Overview:|| |
This subject explores designed vegetation in urban landscapes. The content includes an introduction to plant types and morphology, planting design, information sources for plants, landscape design themes and plant use, recognition and identification of representative plants; plant selection methodologies and case studies of designed landscape and plant use.
|Learning Outcomes:|| |
On completion of this subject students should be able to:
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
The University of Melbourne (2012) Burnley Plant Guide, University of Melbourne - available on all University networked computers.
|Recommended Texts:|| |
Melbourne School of Land and Environment (2012) The Burnley Plant Morphology Resource Manual, The University of Melbourne
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
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|Generic Skills:|| |
On completion of this subject, students should be able to:
|Associate Degree in Environmental Horticulture |
Associate Degree in Urban Horticulture
|Bachelor of Design Elective Subjects |
Environments Discipline subjects
Landscape Architecture major
Landscape Ecosystem Management major
Restrictions for Breadth Options within the Bachelor of Environments - relating to specific majors
Urban Design and Planning major
|Living with Plants |
Greening Urban Landscapes
Natural systems and our designed world