For courses in Landscape Design.
Residential Landscape Architecture: Design Process for the Private Residence, Sixth Edition, covers the fundamentals of residential design. The text provides a thorough, how-to explanation of each of the steps of the design process–from initial contact with the client to a completed master plan. The text's numerous illustrations and useful case study examples offer a rich learning experience for students. Whether you are just starting your design career or are a current practitioner, this valuable resource is sure to enhance your skills and knowledge.
Table of Contents
SECTION 1: PHILOSOPHICAL FRAMEWORK
1: The Typical Residential Site
2: Outdoor Rooms
3: Sustainable Design
SECTION 2: DESIGN PROCESS
4: Design Process Overview
5: Meeting the Clients
6: Site Measuring and Base Map Preparation
7: Site and Design Program
8: Functional Diagrams
9: Preliminary Design and Design Principles
10: Form Composition
11: Spatial Composition
12: Material Composition and Master Plan
SECTION 3: APPLICATIONS
13: Special Projects
14: Case Studies in Alternative Design Solutions
15: Rendering Landscape Design Drawings in Color
With CourseSmart eTextbooks and eResources, you save up to 60% off the price of new print textbooks, and can switch between studying online or offline to suit your needs.
Once you have purchased your eTextbooks and added them to your CourseSmart bookshelf, you can access them anytime, anywhere.
$56.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-237655-6