LARCH 7600S: Graduate Landscape Topics in Research & Theory

Landscape Architecture

Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Forbes Lipschitz
Terms offered: Autumn


Working Landscapes of America

This critical inquiry seminar explores the history of agricultural landscapes in North America from colonization to present day. Lectures and discussions address the evolution of conventional and alternative paradigms of food, feed and fiber production. Through archival research and selected readings, students will craft an Agricultural Atlas that graphically examines agriculture’s impact on ecosystems, infrastructure and urban development across time.

Advanced topics in graduate research and theory.
Prereq: 7780 (740). Instructor consent required. Repeatable to a maximum of 12 cr hrs or 4 completions.