Landscape Architecture Documentation (11034.1)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| On-Campus
|| UC - Canberra, Bruce
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Arts And Design|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|School Of Design And The Built Environment||Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit|| Band 2 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 3 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Learning outcomesAfter successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Produce a set of documentation drawings for a landscape architecture project;
2. Interpret a basic construction contract; and
3. Interpret and analyse the contractual relationship between consultants, clients and contractors.
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At the conclusion of this Unit students will have an appreciation of what is required to realise the design concept ‘on the ground’.
Through a series of lectures, studio workshops, site visits and independent research, students will consider the contractual methods and preparation of design documentation necessary to deliver the design intent. Students will have to evaluate the implications and merits of the various methods and documents on the process of implementing the design. Students will learn how to produce a documentation package that forms the basis of a landscape construction contract.
Prerequisites11035 Three Dimensional Landscape
Equivalent units9983 Landscape Documentation
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 1||08 February 2021||On-Campus||Ms Gay Williamson|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||01 August 2022||On-Campus||Ms Gay Williamson|
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Required IT skills
A good working knowledge of CAD or similar technology will be beneficial
Work placement, internships or practicums