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Landscape Architecture (LARCH)

LARCH 400 Introduction to Design and Theory (IUG) (5) Introductory landscape architectural design and applied theory for IUG students.
Effective: Summer 1998
Prerequisite: admission to the IUG program   Concurrent: LARCH 400A

LARCH 414 Design and Theory V: Advanced Landscape Architectural Design (5 per semester/maximum of 15) Review of landscape architectural theories and issues; supports development of comprehensive design study and/or independent honors (Thesis-Based) design projects. LARCH Majors only.
Effective: Spring 2007
Prerequisite: LARCH 312, LARCH 322  

LARCH 424 Design Theory Seminar (3 per semester/maximum of 9) Inquiry-based reading and discussion of design theory literature relevant to contemporary landscape architecture issues. Topics vary each semester.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: LARCH 312, LARCH 322  

LARCH 431 Landscape Architectural Design Implementation III (3) Introduces the principles and techniques of stormwater management and drainage design, including instruction in proper construction documentation, calculations and estimations. For Landscape Architecture majors only.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: LARCH 332, LARCH 312  

LARCH 450 Geodesign: Geospatial Technology for Design (3) Interactive geodesign and digital design studio.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

LARCH 494H Research Projects - Honors (1-12 per semester/maximum of 12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Spring 2012
 

LARCH 495 Internship (1-13) Supervised off-campus, non-group instruction including individual field experiences, practicums or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Fall 1981
Prerequisite: prior approval of proposed assignment by instructor  

LARCH 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

LARCH 496H Independent Studies - Honors (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 2012
 

LARCH 497 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

LARCH 499 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

LARCH 499A (IL) Design Theory Seminar (1) Inquiry-based reading and discussion of design theory literature relevant to the focus and content of the associated design studio course, LARCH 499B. LARCH majors only.
Effective: Spring 2007
Prerequisite: LARCH 361W   Concurrent: LARCH 499B LARCH 499C LARCH 499D

LARCH 499B (IL) Design and Theory VI: Contemporary/International Landscape Architectural Design Issues (5) Study of and design for sites, programs, and social groups associated with ongoing contemporary landscape architectural concerns. LARCH majors only.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: LARCH 312, LARCH 361W   Concurrent: LARCH 499A LARCH 499C LARCH 499D

LARCH 499D (IL) Contemporary/International Special Topics (3) Special topics related to, and study in conjunction with 499B. Landscape Architecture majors only.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: LARCH 361W   Concurrent: LARCH 499B

LARCH 500 Environmental and Ecological Conditions in Regional Landscape (1) Landscape architectural field trips within the Centre Region.
Effective: Summer 1996
Prerequisite: graduate standing in the department of landscape architecture  

LARCH 501 Research and Writing in Landscape Architecture (3) Landscape architectural research methods and writing techniques.
Effective: Fall 2009
 

LARCH 502 Intellectual History and Theory of Landscape Architecture (3) Introductory theory seminar covering the intellectual history of landscape architecture and theoretical contributions from related disciplines.
Effective: Spring 2009
 

LARCH 510 Graduate Seminar in Landscape Architecture (3) Landscape architectural theory exploration through readings and discussions.
Effective: Fall 2011
Prerequisite: graduate standing in the department of landscape architecture  

LARCH 515 Design and Theory I: Introduction (5) Introductory landscape architectural design and applied theory for MLA students.
Effective: Summer 2011
 

LARCH 520 Design and Theory II: Introduction to Issues of Place (5) Studio design with a focus in addressing issues of nature and culture.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: LARCH 515  

LARCH 530 Design and Theory III: Landscape Systems (5) An introduction to regional planning, management, and design.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: LARCH 520  

LARCH 531 Option Studio I (4) Studio inquiry in community and urban design.
Effective: Spring 2006
Prerequisite: LARCH 520  

LARCH 540 Design and Theory IV: Site and Community Design (5) Large site and Community Design.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: LARCH 530  

LARCH 550 Master of Landscape Architecture Project Studio (6) The final capstone studio for students completing the Master of Landscape Architecture.
Effective: Spring 2014
Prerequisite: LARCH 540  

LARCH 590 Colloquium (1-3 per sememster/maximum of 6) Continuing seminars which consist of a series of individual lectures by faculty, students, or outside speakers.
Effective: Spring 1988
 

LARCH 596 Independent Studies (1-9) Independent study opportunities open for graduate students covering topics which fall oustide the scope of formal courses (non thesis).
Effective: Spring 2009
 

LARCH 597 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently.
Effective: Spring 1987
 

LARCH 599 Foreign Studies (1-2 per semester/maximum of 4) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2006
 

LARCH 600 Thesis Research (On Campus) (1-15) No description.
Effective: Spring 1988
 

LARCH 602 Supervised Experience in College Teaching (1-3 per semester/maximum of 6) Opportunity for students to obtain supervised and graded teaching experience.
Effective: Spring 1988
 

LARCH 610 Thesis Research (Off Campus) (1-15) No description.
Effective: Spring 1988
 

1 Students may take only one course for General Education credit from LARCH 003 GA or 060 GA.

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