Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Burnley - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 54 |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment (including non-contact time): 108 hours.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Nil|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||Nil|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
Students undertaking this subject will be expected to regularly access an internet-enabled computer.
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorMr John Rayner
MSLE Student Centre
Phone: 8344 0276
This subject explores the selection and use of designed vegetation in urban landscapes.
The content includes:
On completion of this subject students will be able to:
|Assessment:||A planting design journal or case-study equivalent to 2500 words due mid-semester (50%), a 2-hour end-of-semester examination (50%).|
|Prescribed Texts:||University of Melbourne, 2008, Burnley Plant Directory - CD Rom (Version 2)|
|Recommended Texts:||Spencer, R., Cross, R. and Lumley, P. (2007). Plant names: a guide to botanical nomenclature. 3rd Edition. Royal Botanic Gardens/CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of this subject, students should be able to:
Associate Degree in Environmental Horticulture |
Landscape Architecture |
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