852318 Landscape architecture II

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Grimm-Pretner, Dagmar , Tusch, Roland
Offered in
Sommersemester 2022
Languages of instruction


This course will examine contemporary theories, debates, and design practices of open space making. It examines, in a variety of contexts, the multivalent forms of modern and contemporary landscape design. Topics: - Artificial Landscape - Landscape Urbanism - Open Spaces in Urban Renewal - Landscape Architecture and Infrastructure - Cemeteries - Botanical Gardens - Living and Working - Large Parks - Garden Exhibitions

Previous knowledge expected

Students in the master programme landscape planning and architecture

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The purpose of this course is twofold. The first is to analyze the role of landscape architecture as a constituent element of the evolving visual environment of the contemporary cities; the second is to broaden the knowledge within the territory of design and intervention in which designers and planners operate.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.