• Program: Landscape and Horticulture Careers
  • Course: Sustainable Landscape Design I
  • Course #: LNDC2160
  • Total Credits: 4

Course Description

This course is designed to give the student a fundamental knowledge of landscape design principles and an opportunity to develop skills in designing and drafting landscape plans. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) will be covered for landscape projects.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Scale measure landscape plans
Letter drawings
Select plant symbols
Apply drafting tools
Recognize standard landscape drafting symbolization
Apply landscape drafting techniques
Understand plan, elevation, section and detail drawing
Produce a graphic drawing
Measure a residential property
Interviewing a client
Identify design principles
Prepare residential master plan
Prepare plan cost estimates

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details

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