Grading serves both practical and aesthetic purposes in landscape design. Learn the principles of grading and how to create grading plans for your landscape projects. Through classroom discussions, exercises, and weekly assignments, students progress from mastering the use of contours and profiles to the creation of more complex grading plans including walkways, terraces, structures,and retaining walls.Prerequisites: Landscape Measurement and Graphics II

Required Text
Landscape Site Grading Principles: Grading with Design in Mind, Bruce G. Sharky, ISBN-978-1118668726

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Graphics II
Transit and Level Use for Landscape Construction

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