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Landscape Computer Operations
LAND COMP OP
CLASS CODE: HORT 440 CREDITS:  2
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: HORTICULTURE
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: Application of specific computer software programs that are commonly used in the horticulture industry; including sprinkler design, landscape design, bidding and estimating, GPS, and the internet.
TAUGHT: Winter
CONTENT AND TOPICS: -Sprinkler Design
-Landscape Hardscape Design
-Landscape Design
-Bidding and Estimating
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: 1. Receive an overview of the many different ways in which the computer can be used to enhance the design/build process.
2. Create sticky-backs with type fonts, construction details, and copies of other pictures or drawings.
3. Learn visualizations using the software program Visual Impact.
4. Use Adobe Photoshop to "tile" hand drawn plans so that they can be printed for multiple copies.
5. Learn 3-D modeling.
6. Learn the software program Garden Graphics.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
PREREQUISITES: IS 140, Hort 230, 321, 322, 329, 430
OTHER:
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2003