10 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: This module builds on the understanding of plants and planting design gained through LSC240 Urban Ecological Design and Planting. It develops understanding of plant selection, establishment and management on landscapes sites. Planting design skills are further developed by a more complex project that provides students with the opportunity to explore the latest issues in planting design. It is integrated with LSC308 Integrated Urban Design Project, in that it follows the same overall development brief and site.

Restrictions on availability: Restricted to students studying KK13 (ARCU102)

Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Tutorials, Problem solving, Independent Study,
Assessment: Course work, Project/ portfolio

Notes: Integral part of course of studies which fulfils the requirements of the Landscape Institute.

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Landscape Architecture):

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