Academic Catalog

ARCH291 LANDSCAPE DESIGN

Course Code: 1200291
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Architecture
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. HACER ELA ARAL
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

ARCH 291 Landscape Design is a studio‐based course dealing with the design problematic of outdoor spaces through landscape design lens. The course mainly focuses on landscape design process that provides students with every stages of design; site visit, observation and recording; analysis and synthesis; landscape design brief, initial ideas and conceptual diagrams; 1:500 and 1:200 scale landscape plans, sections and elevations; details; verbal and graphic presentation of a final landscape design project.
Design process is integrated with a series of lectures and recommended readings.