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LASC 218

Landscape and Culture

Course overview

You’ll appreciate the relationships between people and the landscape and the implications of those relationship on the landscape’s form.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
  • a minimum of 60 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • a minimum of 60 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • any level 100 course
  • any level 200 course
  • any level 300 course

and

  • restriction The Living Landscape, LASC-101

Available semesters Semester 2 2021
Credits 15
Domestic fees $987.00

What you will learn

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

  1. Develop strategies that consider how cultural difference influences the way landscapes are used, valued and developed, particularly in relation to Māori culture.
  2. Assess the current and future scope of the field of landscape design.
  3. Apply diverse theoretical framings of landscape as a means to develop diverse design outcomes.
  4. Understand the influence of people on landscape’s physical and perceptual forms, and in turn the instrumentality of landscape on people’s values and behaviour.

Course examiners

Mick Abbott

Mick Abbott

Professor

Faculty of Environment, Society and Design

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