852317 Design aspects in construction details

Project course
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2019/20
Languages of instruction


Improving knowledge in Landscape design process and competition.
Main focus on:
Idea-Concept-Construction and
planning and arranging technical details in plans

The topic of the winter term 2017/18:
Designing a temporary garden for a Garden Festival you can choose:

- the 16th Festival Internacional de Jardins in Ponte de Lima (Portugal)
"Religion in the Gardens"


- the 11th Festival Internacional de Xardins in Allariz (Spain, Galicia)
"Poetry in the Garden"

The results of the two-day Design workshop will participate in the competition.
After the design you will work out the plans for realisation.
In case of sucess you can see the results at the Gardenfestival 2019.


Previous knowledge expected

Experience in Landscape design on Master Level
Basic Knowledge in preparing design and construction plans

This is NOT a beginner course.
You are planning in teams but please only participate if you are experienced in the design process and also in the way of preparing plans.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Design conception in landscape architecture
Experience in :
working on detail qualities in the planning stage,
finding appropriate solutions and materials
producing technical instructions to realise the design.
Calculating the design financially

Experience in group work
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.