LASC 318

Landscape Assessment and Planning

Course overview

A critical examination of landscape assessment procedures and how they are applied to landscape planning in a statutory context.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
  • a minimum of 15 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • Environmental Analysis , ERST-201
  • Principles of Urban and Regional Planning , ERST-205
  • History of Design and Culture , LASC-210
  • History of Design , DESN-104
  • a minimum of 30 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • Landscape and Culture , LASC-218
  • Urban Design , LASC-321

Credits 15
Domestic fees $1,030.00

What you will learn

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

  1. Explain the role of landscape assessment within New Zealand.
  2. Review the landscape assessment process in New Zealand within a public policy context, and under the statutory processes for managing landscape change.
  3. Confidently prepare evidence by applying landscape assessment methods.

Course examiners

Shannon Davis

Dr Shannon Davis

Senior Lecturer

Faculty of Environment, Society and Design