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Landscape Architecture and Site Planning - Introduction to Landscape Design

Learn about the background and professional scope of landscape design and site planning from this free online course.

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This free online Landscape Architecture and Site Planning - Introduction to Landscape Design course will guide you through the basic concepts in landscape design. Learn about the various landscape categories and design materials, and the professional scope of landscape design projects. Start this course today and improve your architectural knowledge and skills.
  • Duration

    3-4 Hours
  • Assessment

    Yes
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Responsive

    Yes
  • Publisher

    NPTEL

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

This free online course Introduction to Landscape Design is the first in the Architectural Landscape and Site Planning suite of courses. This course is specifically designed to guide you through the fundamental aspects of landscape design. First, you will learn about the multi-disciplinary scope of Landscape Architecture and the vital components of the subject.

Next, you will learn about popular methods of landscaping and the relationship between architectural design and landscape design. Then, you will study the major landscape categories and relevant landscape design materials. Finally, you will discuss the objectives and professional scope of landscape design projects.

By taking this online course from Alison, you will gain vital knowledge of the fundamentals of landscape architecture and site planning. This course is ideal for students, researchers, and anyone with an interest in understanding the basics of landscape design. Begin the course today and boost your design knowledge and skills!

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course, you should be able to:


  • Discuss the multi-disciplinary scope of Landscape Architecture
  • Identify various methods of landscaping
  • Identify the relationship between architectural design and landscape design
  • Recognize the major categories of landscapes
  • Identify the natural and artificial landscape materials
  • Discuss the objectives of landscape design
  • Define the professional scope of landscape design

Certification

All Alison courses are free to enrol, study and complete. To successfully complete this Certificate course and become an Alison Graduate, you need to achieve 80% or higher in each course assessment. Once you have completed this Certificate course, you have the option to acquire an official Certificate, which is a great way to share your achievement with the world. Your Alison Certificate is:

Ideal for sharing with potential employers - include it in your CV, professional social media profiles and job applications
An indication of your commitment to continuously learn, upskill and achieve high results
An incentive for you to continue empowering yourself through lifelong learning

Alison offers 3 types of Certificates for completed Certificate courses:

Digital Certificate - a downloadable Certificate in PDF format, immediately available to you when you complete your purchase
Certificate - a physical version of your officially branded and security-marked Certificate, posted to you with FREE shipping
Framed Certificate - a physical version of your officially branded and security-marked Certificate in a stylish frame, posted to you with FREE shipping

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