874104 Project and practical course in landscape construction and vegetation engineering

Project course
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Ilg, Johanna , Lenzewski, Lena Juliane , Mclaren, Nicholas , Henöckl, Christina , Berghofer, Valentina , Monz, Lydia Josefine , Ilic, Nikola , Suntinger, Theresa , Götz, Mino , Wabbel, Hanna , Lotter, Marlene , Gruber, David , Bess, Robin , Marx, Dorothee , Fauler, Hildegund , Mellauner, Thomas , Scharf, Bernhard , Fricke, Jörg , Locher, Stefan , Grohmann, Jakob
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


Course content Supplementary to the lecture, the training course offers in-depth understanding of:

material use and technical execution by plantings, reviewing construction and maintenance measures;

maintenance, ageing, performance and lifespan of projects, by lookong at the overall process and including issues of availability and the cost of materials. The new knowledge is applied and verified by reference to practical model, which also covers site organisation and contract awarding. The findings are summarised in a report that includes an analysis of records and project execution, which can then be used as a basis for proposals.

Previous knowledge expected

Following lectures as a pre-knowledge (depending on the project topic) recommended:
Landscape Construction I
Vegetation Engineering

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Course objective -Understanding and applying the principles and craftsmanship of landscape planning.

Unaided evaluation of the requirements and quality of a project.

Development of tools for decision-making and design proposals.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.