SUN-B10: Designing the Public Realm: Equity and Beauty

Start Date
10/21/2018
End Date
10/21/2018
Description
Beauty, equity, and resilience are elements of good design and yet they are often isolated. Experienced designers will consider projects in which they designed as a means to foster equity by creating beautiful places or as a way to create more enduring and resilient designs in the public realm.
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Urban Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
1. Understand how landscapes are designed to be both beautiful and equitable 2. Appreciate the role of landscape to contribute to social justice and equity 3. Explore the contributions of beauty and design to improving the public realm 4. Gain a deeper understanding of the role of the public realm in designing for beauty and equity
Instructors
Gina Ford, FASLA; Thaisa Way, ASLA; Diana Fernandez, ASLA; Shannon Nichol, FASLA;
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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