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Courses for a Degree in Landscape Architecture

In addition to a focus on landscape architecture courses, colleges typically require completion of courses and electives in each of the Arts, Math, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences areas. Below are some sample courses:

Landscape Architecture Courses:

  • Principals for Landscape Architecture
  • Design Communications
  • Landscape Management
  • Planting Design Studio
  • Landscape Architecture Theory
  • Water Conservation Through Site Design
  • Project Management for Landscape Architects
  • Landscape Architecture Criticism
  • Urban Design Studio
  • Environmental Design and Planning

General Curriculum Requirements

  • Arts Courses: Art, History, Languages, Literature, Music
  • Math Courses: Algebra, Calculus, Computer Science, Logic, Statistics
  • Natural Sciences Courses: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics
  • Social Sciences Courses: Anthropology, Economics, Government, Psychology, Sociology