MON-A07: Designing Campus Landscapes for Enhanced Educational Value

Registration Eligibility
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Start Date
01/01/2017
End Date
01/01/2019
Description
Campus landscape designs can serve as testing grounds to advance the application of ecological principles in land planning. Purposefully designed to regenerate many ecological processes, these landscapes can enhance academic programs (sciences, engineering, arts, social sciences) for teaching, research, and community engagement.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Campus Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
See how planting design elements of campus master plans can advance the curriculum goals of the client institution.
Understand how designing for storm water can double as educational features for students of engineering, design, and hydrology.
Learn how partnerships among designers, operations staff, and educators can define key design elements and management requirements to maintain educationally valuable features.
Discuss how non-student members of the campus community, including employees and K-12 students, can learn sustainability lessons from the campus design and bring these messages back to their communities.
Instructors
Steven Handel, Caroline Braga, Keith Bowers, Christina Kaunzinger
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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