Landscape Architecture and Site Planning - Historical Landscape Styles
Learn about the historical elements of the Oriental and European landscape styles from this free online course.
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Historical Landscape Styles is the second in the Landscape Architecture and Site Planning suite of courses. This free online course will guide you through the historical elements of landscape design. First, you will learn about the major factors affecting landscape styles and landscape categorization.
Next, you will discover the historical elements of the Oriental landscape styles from the timeline, features, and architectural elements of the Spanish, Mughal, Chinese, and Japanese gardens. Then, you will study the historical background and architectural features of the European landscape styles featuring the Italian gardens in the Rennaissance periods, and the English and French gardens.
This online course from Alison will help you gain vital knowledge of the history of landscape design. This course is ideal for students, researchers, and anyone with an interest in gaining insight into the ancient world of landscape design. Start the course today and improve your architectural knowledge.Start Course Now
History of Landscape Design
History of Landscape Design - Learning Outcomes
Introduction to History of Landscape Design
History of Landscape Design - Spanish/Moorish Style
History of Landscape Design - Spanish Gardens
History of Landscape Design - Mughal Style
History of Landscape Design - Chinese and Japanese Styles
History of Landscape Design - Lesson Summary
History of Landscape Design II
History of Landscape Design II - Learning Outcomes
History of Landscape Design - European Styles
History of Landscape Design - Italian Gardens
History of Landscape Design - French Style
History of Landscape Design - French Gardens
History of Landscape Design - English Style
History of Landscape Design II - Lesson Summary
Having completed this course, you should be able to:
- Identify various factors influencing landscape styles
- Examine the baseline information of the historical landscape styles
- Discuss the architectural elements of Spanish Gardens
- Analyze the features of the Mughal landscape style
- Discuss the historical elements of the Chinese landscape style
- Recognize the architectural elements of the Japanese Gardens
- Discuss the architectural progression of Italian landscape styles through the Renaissance periods
- Discuss the historical elements of the French landscape style
- Recognize the architectural elements of English Gardens
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