LASC 217

Design Details

Course overview

Learn the design characteristics of materials and landscape structures, along with the implications of various engineering options for site design and site waste management (stormwater).

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):


  • Structures and Land Surfaces, ENGN-106


  • restriction Design Detail and Documentation, LASC-205

Available semesters Semester 1 2024
Credits 15
Domestic fees $1,047.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Describe the design characteristics of a range of basic hard materials and when best to use them.
  2. Demonstrate a range of options for designing with levels in relation to specific site design requirements.
  3. Illustrate appropriate design ideas through models, plans, sections and technical specifications.
  4. Determine the effects of site and natural systems on structures and materials when effectively designing the built landscape.

Course examiners

Jess Rae

Jess Rae


School of Landscape Architecture