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Courses - Summer 2019
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LARC151
Urban Agriculture: Designing and Assessing Edible Landscapes
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSSP, SCIS
Students will examine the growing development of urban agriculture and edible landscapes. Urban agriculture has seen a recent growth and interest in cities across the globe. From Paris to New York, from Baltimore to Detroit, urban agriculture is an emerging land use to address a variety of needs. Redevelopment, food deserts, community engagement and environmental justice are just some of the issues and topics that are connected to the recent growth of urban agriculture. This course will take a critical examination of urban agriculture's contribution to the food system, its input and outputs in the urban landscape, and the planning and design of urban agriculture and edible landscapes.
LARC160
Introduction to Landscape Architecture
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
CORE: HO
GenEd: DSHU or DSSP
History, theory, philosophy and current practice of the profession of landscape architecture. Explores the interactive relationship between humans and their environment by examining people's perceptions of and changing attitude towards the landscape, as well as, an examination of how these are related to ecological and cultural influences. Topics include urban, ecological, community and creative design.
LARC489O
Special Topics in Landscape Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and Drafting (CADD): Urban Construction
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
LARC499
(Perm Req)
Independent Studies in Landscape Architecture
Credits: 1 - 4
Grad Meth: Reg
Contact department for information to register for this course.
LARC799
(Perm Req)
Master's Thesis Research
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg
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