MON-D01: Expanding the Field: Designing for Social Change

Registration Eligibility
ASLA online learning opportunities are open to all. ASLA members may purchase this presentation at a reduced rate.
Start Date
02/10/2018
End Date
02/10/2020
Description
How can we as landscape architects be agents of positive social change? This discussion will consider the means by which landscape architects can become active participants in civic engagement, through professional practice as well as in alternative careers in government, social entrepreneurship, and more.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Development Trends
Health, Safety and Welfare
No
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
Explore the critical role of landscape architects and designers in promoting social change.
Discuss opportunities for civic engagement as an extension of landscape architectural practice.
Consider the ways in which interdisciplinary collaboration and social change have expanded the field of landscape architecture and created new and exciting opportunities to contribute to social progress.
Learn about alternative career paths for landscape architecture graduates that allow emerging practitioners to apply their unique expertise to generate positive outcomes for communities.
Instructors
Wileen KaoAndrea Hansen PhillipsMia Scharphie
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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