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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

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

  •  1580LA 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

  •  1581LA 2020  STU 501

  • Prerequisite: LA 2010 with grade of C or better.

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 technology. ... view course details

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  • 5 Credits Graded

  •  1582LA 3020  STU 501

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

  •  1583LA 3180  LEC 001

  • Permission of instructor required.

  •  1584LA 3180  LAB 401

  • Permission of instructor required.

LA 3600

Various American Indian civilizations as well as diverse European cultures have all exerted their influences on the organization of town and city living. The course considers how each culture has altered ... view course details

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  • 16058LA 3600  LEC 001

LA 4020

Community and ecological infrastructure design studio. view course details

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  • 5 Credits Graded

  •  1587LA 4020  STU 502

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

  •  1588LA 4030  DIS 201

    • TBA
    • Aymer, V

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

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

  •  1590LA 4100  LEC 001

  • Enrollment is limited to: Landscape Architecture students.

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

  •  3432LA 4120  LEC 001

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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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  3443LA 4830  SEM 101

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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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: PLHRT 4920

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4321LA 4920  LEC 001

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

  •  4322LA 4920  LAB 401

LA 4970

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

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1591LA 4970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Students from all colleges must submit an Independent Study Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

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

  •  1601LA 4980  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Students from all colleges must submit an Independent Study Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

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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Syllabi: none
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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1608LA 4990  RSC 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Students from all colleges must submit an Independent Study Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

LA 5020

Studio course emphasizing the design process and principles ingenerating design ideas, concepts and plans.  The coruse focuses on the aestheties and functionality of site-specific design. view course details

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  • 5 Credits Graded

  •  1613LA 5020  STU 501

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

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

  •  3215LA 5090  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Davis, B

  • Please sign in to the appropriate faculty section.

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3216LA 5090  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Cerra, J

  • Please sign in to the appropriate faculty section.

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3217LA 5090  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Gleason, K

  • Please sign in to the appropriate faculty section.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3218LA 5090  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Horrigan, P

  • Please sign in to the appropriate faculty section.

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3219LA 5090  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Trowbridge, P

  • Please sign in to the appropriate faculty section.

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3220LA 5090  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Horrigan, P

  • Please sign in to the appropriate faculty section.

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3221LA 5090  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Baugher, S

  • Please sign in to the appropriate faculty section.

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  3222LA 5090  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Miller, M

  • Please sign in to the appropriate faculty section.

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

  •  3641LA 5450  LEC 001

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

  •  3646LA 5900  SEM 101

LA 5970

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

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2692LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2696LA 5970  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Baird, C

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

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Syllabi: none
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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2697LA 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

  •  2698LA 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

  •  2699LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2700LA 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

  •  2701LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2702LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2857LA 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

  •  1614LA 5980  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Gleason, K

  • Permission of instructor is required.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  2734LA 5980  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Cerra, J

  • Permission of instructor is required.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  2887LA 5980  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Trowbridge, P

  • Permission of instructor is required.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  2910LA 5980  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Vanucchi, J

  • Permission of instructor is required.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  3450LA 5980  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Goula, M

  • Permission of instructor is required.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  3451LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 5 Credits Graded

  •  1615LA 6020  STU 501

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

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

  •  1589LA 6030  DIS 201

    • TBA
    • Aymer, V

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

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: LA 3180

  • 5 Credits Graded

  •  1585LA 6180  LEC 001

  • Permission of instructor is required.

  •  1586LA 6180  LAB 401

LA 6660

Various American Indian civilizations as well as diverse European cultures have all exerted their influences on the organization of town and city living. The course considers how each culture has altered ... view course details

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  • 16061LA 6660  LEC 001

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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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Activating Drawing, Communicating Site

  • 18440LA 6940  LEC 001

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: AutoCad for Site Construction

  • 17368LA 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

  •  1616LA 7020  STU 501

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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Syllabi: none
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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  1617LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  2771LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  2858LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  2859LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  2860LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  2861LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  2862LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  2863LA 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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Syllabi: none
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  • 4-9 Credits Graded

  •  2867LA 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.