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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017.

LA 1420

This course applies fundamentals of landscape design to small-scale site-planning projects. Work in the studio introduces students to the design process, design principles, construction materials, and ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1842LA 1420  STU 501

  • Enrollment is limited to: freshman landscape architecture majors or permission of instructor.

LA 2020

Focuses on the role of materials and natural systems in design at multiple scales.  Design strategies, theory and vocabulary in landscape architecture and allied disciplines are explored within ... view course details

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  • 5 Credits Graded

LA 3020

This studio builds upon prior course work with an expectation that participants can creatively manipulate the program and conditions of a site or area, with increased emphasis on contemporary construction ... view course details

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  • 5 Credits Graded

LA 3180

Emphasizes detail design and use of landscape materials in project implementation. It explores construction materials, including specifications, cost estimates, and methods used by landscape architects ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: LA 6180

  • 5 Credits Graded

  •  1846LA 3180  LAB 401

    • TR
    • Davis, B

  • Permission of instructor required.

LA 4020

A Service-Learning studio working with community partner(s) located in one of New York State's Rust Belt Cities currently partnering with Cornell's Rust to Green NY Action Research Project. Service-learning ... view course details

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  • 5 Credits Graded

LA 4030

Working with their advisor, students create a written and visual document that describes the concentration intent. view course details

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    Combined with: LA 6030

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  1850LA 4030  DIS 201

    • TBA
    • Aymer, V

  • Enrollment is limited to: Landscape Architecture undergrads in final year of study.

LA 4070

This course explores the urban ecological design movement as an interdisciplinary combination of ecoogical science and sustainable design innovation.  Students research contemporary relationships between ... view course details

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    Combined with: LA 6070

  • 3 Credits Graded

LA 4100

Designed to develop a working knowledge of various computer software applications with emphasis on Autocad. Explores other applications relative to land-use planning and the profession of landscape ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

LA 4120

This course presents the student with an understanding of the emerging role of the professional landscape architect. The course helps students choose a type of practice and introduces the problems and ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

LA 4830

Topical lecture series and seminars with a different subject and method each time it is offered. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

LA 4920

This is the second half of course focusing on the winter identification, uses, and establishment of woody plants in urban and garden settings. Issues of site assessment and soil remediation are emphasized ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: PLHRT 4920

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5001LA 4920  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: passing grade in LA/PLHRT 4910. Enrollment is limited to plant sciences or landscape architecture majors or permission of instructors.

LA 4970

Work on special topics by individuals or small groups. view course details

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

LA 4980

Designed to give qualified undergraduates experience through actual involvement in planning and teaching courses under the supervision of department faculty members. view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

LA 4990

Permits outstanding undergraduates to carry out independent research in landscape architecture under academically appropriate faculty supervision. Research goals should include description, prediction, ... view course details

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

LA 5020

The studio deals with a multi-scalar approach of a regional infrastructure in order to propose alternative resilient futures in regard to its current function.  It is conceived as an exploratory ... view course details

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  • 5 Credits Graded

LA 5090

Problem-solving project entailing either fieldwork and/or library work. The aim of the project is to give students supervised experience in dealing intellectually and analytically with a professional problem ... view course details

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3568LA 5090  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Davis, B

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3569LA 5090  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Cerra, J

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3570LA 5090  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Gleason, K

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3571LA 5090  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Horrigan, P

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3572LA 5090  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Trowbridge, P

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3573LA 5090  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Horrigan, P

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3574LA 5090  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Baugher, S

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3575LA 5090  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Miller, M

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LA 5450

Advanced seminar seeking an interdisciplinary group of students in classics, art history, archaeology, landscape architecture, horticulture, and architecture to bring their knowledge of Latin, Greek, Italian, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

LA 5900

This seminar is intended to provide Landscape Architecture Students (as well as Architecture, Planning students) with knowledge of the most relevant histories, theories and critical discourses related ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

LA 5970

Work on special topics by individual or small groups. view course details

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2964LA 5970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Trowbridge, P

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Undergraduates, enroll in LA 4970. Please sign into your faculty section.

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2977LA 5970  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Undergraduates, enroll in LA 4970. Please sign into your faculty section.

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2978LA 5970  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Vanucchi, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Undergraduates, enroll in LA 4970. Please sign into your faculty section.

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2979LA 5970  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Davis, B

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Undergraduates, enroll in LA 4970. Please sign into your faculty section.

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2980LA 5970  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Cerra, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Undergraduates, enroll in LA 4970. Please sign into your faculty section.

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2981LA 5970  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Gleason, K

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Undergraduates, enroll in LA 4970. Please sign into your faculty section.

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2982LA 5970  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Aymer, V

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Undergraduates, enroll in LA 4970. Please sign into your faculty section.

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2983LA 5970  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Baugher, S

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Undergraduates, enroll in LA 4970. Please sign into your faculty section.

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3160LA 5970  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Goula, M

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Undergraduates, enroll in LA 4970. Please sign into your faculty section.

LA 5980

Designed to give qualified students experience through involvement in planning and teaching courses under the supervision of faculty members. The experience may include leading discussion sections, preparing, ... view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  1876LA 5980  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Gleason, K

  • Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  3023LA 5980  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Cerra, J

  • Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  3192LA 5980  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Trowbridge, P

  • Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  3215LA 5980  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Vanucchi, J

  • Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  3843LA 5980  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Goula, M

  • Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  3844LA 5980  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Davis, B

  • Permission of instructor is required.

LA 6020

This studio builds on prior course work with an expectation that participants can creatively manipulate the program and conditions of a site, with increased emphasis on contemporary technology and 'best' ... view course details

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  • 5 Credits Graded

LA 6030

Working with their advisor, students create a written and visual paper that documents the concentration intent. view course details

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    Combined with: LA 4030

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  1851LA 6030  DIS 201

    • TBA
    • Aymer, V

  • Enrollment limited to: Landscape Architecture graduate students in final year of study.

LA 6070

This course explores the urban ecological design movement as an interdisciplinary combination of ecological science and sustainable desin innovation.  Students research contemporary relationships between ... view course details

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    Combined with: LA 4070

  • 3 Credits Graded

LA 6180

Emphasizes detail design and use of landscape materials in project implementation. It explores materials, including specifications, cost estimates, and methods used by landscape architects in ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: LA 3180

  • 5 Credits Graded

LA 6940

Topical subjects in landscape architectural design, theory, history, or technology. Includes group study of topics not considered in other courses. view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

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  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: AutoCad for Site Construction

  •  4122LA 6940  LEC 007

    • T
    • Aymer, V

LA 7020

This advanced design studio provides students in the final year of the graduate program in Landscape Architecture with the opportunity to work on complex, real-time projects. The overarching goal of this ... view course details

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  • 5 Credits Graded

LA 8900

Independent research, under faculty guidance leading to the development of a comprehensive and defensible design or study related to the field of landscape architecture. Work is expected to be completed ... view course details

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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  1880LA 8900  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Baugher, S

  • Independent research, under faculty guidance leading to the development of a comprehensive and defensible design or study related to the field of landscape architecture. Work is expected to be completed in final semester of residency.

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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  3066LA 8900  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Trowbridge, P

  • Independent research, under faculty guidance leading to the development of a comprehensive and defensible design or study related to the field of landscape architecture. Work is expected to be completed in final semester of residency.

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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  3161LA 8900  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Goula, M

  • Independent research, under faculty guidance leading to the development of a comprehensive and defensible design or study related to the field of landscape architecture. Work is expected to be completed in final semester of residency.

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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  3162LA 8900  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Vanucchi, J

  • Independent research, under faculty guidance leading to the development of a comprehensive and defensible design or study related to the field of landscape architecture. Work is expected to be completed in final semester of residency.

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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  3163LA 8900  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Davis, B

  • Independent research, under faculty guidance leading to the development of a comprehensive and defensible design or study related to the field of landscape architecture. Work is expected to be completed in final semester of residency.

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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  3164LA 8900  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Cerra, J

  • Independent research, under faculty guidance leading to the development of a comprehensive and defensible design or study related to the field of landscape architecture. Work is expected to be completed in final semester of residency.

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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  3165LA 8900  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Gleason, K

  • Independent research, under faculty guidance leading to the development of a comprehensive and defensible design or study related to the field of landscape architecture. Work is expected to be completed in final semester of residency.

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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  3166LA 8900  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Aymer, V

  • Independent research, under faculty guidance leading to the development of a comprehensive and defensible design or study related to the field of landscape architecture. Work is expected to be completed in final semester of residency.

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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  3171LA 8900  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Independent research, under faculty guidance leading to the development of a comprehensive and defensible design or study related to the field of landscape architecture. Work is expected to be completed in final semester of residency.