Course Descriptions

Fall 2019 | Winter 2020 | Spring 2020 | Summer 2020 | Previous Courses


Check out the Department’s general course descriptions on our main website. Detailed descriptions of current and upcoming courses, as well as a tentative list of the full year of course offerings, also are posted on the wall outside of Lawrence 230.

For the most up-to-date course listings by term, check the UO Schedule of Classes.

Fall 2019

Approved SAE Cross Disciplinary Courses ARCH – IARC – LA

Principles of Applied Ecology Prerequisite List

Landscape Architecture Courses

LA 260 Understanding Landscapes (Geffel)
LA 326 Plants: Fall (Duhrkoop-Galas)
LA 337 Top Nature of Eugene (Lueck)
LA 390 Urban Farm (Keeler)
LA 4/508 Wrk Adv Digital Media (Abelman)
LA 4/510 Sust Des Princ & Prac (Russel)
LA 4/510 Env Data Visualization (Lee)
LA 4/513 Analyzing Land Systems (Ribe)
LA 4/541 Princ Applied Ecology (Johnson)
LA 4/559 Top 3D Mapping w/ Lidar (Lee)
LA 4/590 Comp Project Prep (Enright)

Design Studios

LA 4/539 Landsc Arch Des & Process Art of Landform – Reclaiming the Vance Pits (Geffel)
 LA 4/589 The OR Sequence: Contextualizing Coos Bay (Eischeid)
LA 4/589 Pettit Lake: Alternative Assets for Silverton (Ribe)
LA 4/594 Land Planning & Design ((Ko)

Winter 2020

Winter 2020 Schedule Matrix

Landscape Architecture Courses

LA 327 Plants: Winter (Duhrkoop-Galas)
LA 337 Top Living Landscapes (Leuck)
LA 337 Top Design Sustainable World (Russel)
LA 350 Analog Landscape Media (Substitute ARCH 202 Design Skills)
LA 390 Urban Farm (Keeler)
LA 410/510 Food Systems (Abelman)
LA 410/510 Design for Climate Action (Ko)
LA 410/510 Cultural Landscapes (Kerr)
LA 410/510 Issues in Infrastructures (Matson)
LA 410/510 Environmental Data Visualization (Lee)
LA 415/515 Computers in Landscape Architecture (Enright)
LA 417/517 Computer Aided LA Design (Thoren)
LA 429/529 Civic Agriculture (Keeler)
LA 459/559 Instant City: Block Party (Geffel)
LA 459/559 Synthetic Landscapes (Geffel) ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY ARCH
LA 462/562 Professional Practice Landscape Architecture
LA 474/574 History of Landscape Architecture I (Eischeid)
LA 620 Landscape Research Methods (Elderbrock)

Design Studios

LA 289 Landscape Architectural Design (Geffel)
LA 439 Landscape Architectural Design and Process River Road EMX Bus Rapid Transit Terminal Station Public Plaza with Mixed-Use Station Area Core (Ribe)
LA 539 Landscape Architectural Design and Process (Parker)
LA 489/589 Site Planning and Design Mt. Pisgah Summit Design and Planning (Johnson)
LA 489/589 Site Planning and Design The OR Sequence Designing Entangled Sites (Matson)
LA 499 Comprehensive Project (Chan)
LA 699 Masters Project (Eischeid)


Spring 2020

Landscape Architecture Courses

LA 328 Spring Plants: Plants for Ecosystem Services (Duhrkoop-Galas)
LA 337 Top Trees of Oregon (Lueck)
LA 352  Digital Landscape Media (Substitute ARCH 222 Intro to Arch Computer Media)
ARCH 222 Intro Arch Comp Graphics and (CRN 30389 lab only) (Speranza) Co-req LA 289
LA 366 Landscape Technologies II (Duhrkoop-Galas)
LA 390 Urban Farm (Keeler)
LA 407/507 Overlook Seminar Experiment (Geffel)
LA 410/510 Advanced CAD (Arms)
LA 410/510 Unruly Materials (Matson)
LA 410/510 Housing/Homelessness (Parker)
LA 410/510 Climate Adapt Design (Johnson)
LA 423/523  Drawing the Landscape (Abelman)
LA 440/540 Introduction to Landscape Planning Analysis (Ko)
LA 459/559  Top Sensing the Environment (Lee)
LA 459/559 Top Sustainable Sites (Russel)
LA 459/559 Top Tools for Landscape Performance Assessment  (Lee)
LA 472/572 Top Coloniality and Countervisuality in Landscape (Matson)
LA 475/575 History of Landscape Architecture II (Eischeid)
LA 621 Research Methods II (Thoren)

Spring 2020

Design Studios

LA 289 Landscape Architectural Design The Garden of Hope: Designs for the Eugene Mission (Abelman)
LA 439 Landscape Architectural Design and Process (TBA)
LA 539 Landscape Architectural Design and Process East Ridge Open Space Summary Syllabus (Krueger)
LA 489/589 Site Planning and Design Oregon Sequence: Synthesis  (Geffel)
LA 489/589 Site Planning and Design Landscape Architecture Tech Studio (Stangeland)
LA 699 Masters Project (Enright)


Summer 2020

Landscape Architecture Courses

LA Course Title (Professor)
LA Course Title (Professor)
LA Course Title (Professor)

Design Studios

LA Course Title (Professor)
LA Course Title (Professor)