UP-25 Representation in Urban Planning and Landscape Design

The Faculty of Urban Planning / Landscape Design and Planning
1st Year, sem 2, 2023-2024 | Compulsory Course | Hours/Week: 3P | ECTS Credits: 4
Course Leader:
lect.dr.urb. Ana Opriș
Learning outcomes:
- development of representation techniques in urban planning and landscape design
- familiarization with different types of graphic representation (graphite, ink, watercolor, tempera, collage)
- development of observation skills regarding the environment (natural - anthropogenic)
- spatial modeling skills development - volumetric model
- familiarization with different graphic scales
- awareness regarding field observation
1. Creating a model of a given site
2. Space metamorphosis
3. Graphic scales/designing an unconventional model
4. Imagined landscape
5. Plant compositions
6. Object-context dialogue
Teaching Method:
Commented and illustrated lectures, individual and collective discussion.
The final grade is constituted by the sum average of the 6 exercises. The assessment is based on pre determined criteria.
• Lectures held during studio hours regarding understanding urban space and architecture, urban planning and landscape design drawing.
• Wang, Thomas C., Plan and Section Drawing, a 2-a ed., John Wiley&Sons Inc, New York, 1996