FS-011: University of Pennsylvania Campus—A Cultural and Environmental Legacy

Start Date
10/19/2018
End Date
10/19/2018
Description
This field session showcases Penn's 300-acre campus, with more than 180 buildings and 100 acres of landscaped lawns, gardens, and athletic fields designed by notable landscape architects and designers over time. It highlights the iconic spaces, recent projects, and new directions in landscape design and ecological management currently under way at Penn.
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Campus Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
3.0
Learning Outcomes
1. Learn about goals and design guidelines for campus planning successes and challenges over four decades. 2. Learn about data collection management and interpretation of an urban tree collection through community, regional and national partnerships 3. Learn about new directions in urban landscape design, ecological management practices and recent monitoring techniques for evaluation and maintenance 4. Understand the challenges of ecological landscape management planning and techniques in traditional urban landscapes
Instructors
Robert Lundgren, ASLA; Chloe Cerwinkia, Affil. ASLA; Karen M.. Skafte, ASLA; Laurie D.. Olin, FASLA; José Almiñana, FASLA, SITES AP
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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