Program Information

Landscape Architecture-ESF

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The ESF minor in landscape architecture provides an understanding of the natural and human factors that shape our physical environment.  This minor is available to SU students as well as ESF students. To complete this minor, students must pass the following courses and an additional landscape architecture course approved by the landscape architecture undergraduate curriculum director with a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher.

Admission to the minor requires a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher and permission (ESF petition) of the Landscape Architecture Undergraduate Curriculum Director (331 Marshall Hall).

Required courses (3 credits each): LSA  220 Introduction to Landscape Architecture; LSA  311 Natural Processes in Planning and Design; LSA  312 Place/Culture/Design; LSA  305 History of Landscape Architecture I; LSA  306 History of Landscape Architecture II; LSA  451 Comprehensive Land Planning; LSA  496 Special Topics in Landscape Architecture (recent topics include Community Development Process, Urban Design Seminar, 20th-Century Landscape and Rural Community Design Studio)

Total credits required: 18