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| HORT176 syllabus
|COURSE NUMBER: ||HORT176|
|COURSE TITLE:||Landscape and Horticulture Therapy Design|
|SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:||3|
|STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:||135|
Basic design principles, site analysis, and layout techniques in landscaping.
STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
TOPICAL OUTLINE: TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
- Identify and choose proper plant material for the proper places in the landscape.
- Demonstrate the ability to work with the customer to develop a design that encompasses the wants and desires of the homeowner with the needs of the property.
- Learn all aspects of designing a well thought out landscape including site analysis, laying out bed lines, increasing functionality and aesthetics in the landscape.
See bookstore website for current book(s) at https://www.dacc.edu/bookstoreEVALUATION:
Quizzes and Tests 50%
Weekly lab activities
Lab grades are determined by assigned landscape drawing, ability to perform taught skills, clean up after laboratory class, attendance, and general attitude during class.
|STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:||Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://www.dacc.edu/student-handbook|
|DISABILITY SERVICES:||Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.|