852318 Landscape architecture II

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Tusch, Roland , Grimm-Pretner, Dagmar
Offered in
Wintersemester 2021/22
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 - Sustainable Landscape Architecture - Open Spaces in Urban Renewal - Infrastructure and Landscape - Memorial Sites - Garden Exhibitions - Architecture and Landscape - Urban Development and Landscape.

Previous knowledge expected

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.