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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Plant and Soil Sciences

Landscape Architecture BS Four-Year Plan

First Year
CHEM 101 - General Chemistry (4cr.)   Art Elective or THEA 202 - Introduction to Theatre Design (3cr.)   
LARC 103 - Landscape and Field Sketching (3cr.)  CHEM 102 - General Chemistry (4cr.)  or PHYS 207 - Fundamentals of Physics I (4cr.)  
MATH 115 , MATH 221 , or MATH 241 (recommended) ENGL 110 - Seminar in Composition (3cr.) 
PLSC 101 - Botany I (3cr.)  or BISC 207 - Introductory Biology I (4cr.)  LARC 150 - CAD for Site Design (3cr.) 
PLSC 171 - New Student Colloquium (1cr.)  (FYE) College Breadth Requirement (1/2)
Credits: 14-15 Credits: 16
Second Year
LARC 222 - Introduction to Surveying (3cr.)  COMM 212 - Oral Communication in Business (3cr.)  or THEA 204 - Introduction to Voice and Speech (3cr.)  
LARC 232 - Foundations of Landscape Architecture (3cr.)  LARC 202 - History of Landscape Architecture (3cr.)  
LARC 233 - Foundations of Landscape Architecture Studio (3cr.)  LARC 250 - Design Process Studio (3cr.)  
PLSC 204 - Introduction to Soil Science (3cr.)  PLSC 214 - Indigenous Woody Plants of the Eastern United States (4cr.)  
PLSC 211 - Herbaceous Landscape Plants (3cr.)  University Breadth Requirement (1/2)
Credits: 15 Credits: 16
Third Year
LARC 330 - The Built Environment Studio (3cr.)  LARC 332 - Landscape Architecture Symposium (1cr.)  
LARC 351 - Rural Design Studio (3cr.)   LARC 343 - Site Engineering (3cr.)  
Group I Elective* LARC 350 - Urban Design Studio (3cr.)  
University Breadth Requirement (2/2) LARC 354 - Plant Ecology (3cr.)  
Multicultural Requirement Group III Elective*
  College Breadth Requirement (2/2)
Credits: 15 Credits: 17
Fourth Year
LARC 332 - Landscape Architecture Symposium (1cr.)    
LARC 364 - Landscape Architecture Internship (1 to 6cr.)  (DLE) LARC 440 - Professional Practice (2cr.)  
LARC 442 - Stormwater Management for Sustainable Development (3cr.)   LARC 456 - Senior Design Studio (3cr.)   (Capstone)
LARC 450 - Ecological Planting Design Studio (3cr.)   Free Elective (2/4)
PLSC 403 - Landscape Management (3cr.)  Free Elective (3/4)
Free Elective (1/4) Free Elective (4/4)
Credits: 16 Credits: 15
Total Credits: 124-125
*See program page for approved courses.
Disclaimer: Four-Year Plans are a Departmental suggestion of how a student could complete this degree in four years (eight semesters). Students may opt to take courses in the summer or winter sessions. These plans do not take into account additional requirements brought on by minors or other majors. A Four-Year Plan is subject to change from year-to-year given the resources and focuses of the Department.  It is the student’s responsibility to meet with his or her assigned advisor at least once a semester to monitor progress and ensure that he or she is on track to graduate on time. This document is intended as a supplemental advisement tool to be used in conjunction with in-person advisement and the UDSIS Degree Audit.  Students should direct any questions or concerns regarding degree progress to their advisor or Academic Assistant Dean.