LASC 211

Planting Design and Management

Course overview

Learn the basics of planting design and management, along with a review of planting materials and their sources.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
  • a minimum of 75 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
  • a minimum of 15 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • Introduction to 3D Design , DESN-102
  • Visual Communication , DESN-103
  • Introduction to Design , LASC-108
  • Design Communication , LASC-109
  • Introduction to Landscape Design , LASC-110

Credits 15
Domestic fees $1,042.00

What you will learn

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

  1. Identify a range of native and exotic plants along with their environmental characteristics.
  2. Apply your knowledge of plants to creating a conceptual planting design proposal.
  3. Review then explain the significance of indigenous perspectives on plant material.
  4. Differentiate between approaches and perspectives on the role of plant communities in landscape design.

Course examiners

Nada Toueir

Dr Nada Toueir


School of Landscape Architecture