On October 18, 2018 USEA "Lyuben Karavelov" is celebrating 80 years since its establishment.
Contact hours: 30h, 15h lectures, 15h seminars
Self-study hours: 30h, 15h tutoring,, 15h practical training
Course assessments: 1
Assessment: current evaluation
Year, semester, weekly workload: Year 3, semester 6, lectures 1.0h, seminars 1.0h
ECTS - 3
Main topics: Historical development of park engineering and landscape architecture. Fundamental composition principles. Significance of green systems in urban planning. Models and principles of formation of the green systems. Fundamental requirements for sustainability in Landscape Architecture. Types of parkland and functional parameters in the zoning regime of green systems in the Master Plans. Characteristics of vegetation as a fundamental composition and building material in landscape architecture. Stages in preparing investment projects in landscape architecture.
Course Project: Development of a technical urban green system of a gated community. A spatial planning of landscaped spaces and a social service center with a park for recreation and sports facilities is developed. Extra time within 6 hours is provided for practical training in aim to visit the site for which the project is designed for.
Course Assessment: Preparing a presentation (essay) on the problems of landscape architecture and landscaping, on a freely chosen topic from the examination syllabus.