Information Package / Course Catalogue
Landscape Design in Urban Roads
Course Code: ZPM502
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 7
Objectives of the Course

At the end of this course, it is aimed to teach students the functions of plants in urban roads, proper plants selection, and the principles of landscape design in urban roads

Course Content

Definitions and concepts related to the subject, the main functions of urban roads and the general effects of the plants in these areas, plant design techniques for urban roads, plants functions, technical and legal rules on selection of suitable plants, application examples are the contents of the course

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To understand the functions and the general characteristics of urban roads
2.To learn the general functions of plants
3.To learn the importance of landscape design and characteristics of urban roads
4.To choose appropriate plant design methods for different purposes on the urban roads and to criticize plant design applications
5.To establish the relationship between urban road and urban design
Recommended or Required Reading
1.ASLANBOĞA; İ. 1990. Kent içi ve Kent dışı Yollarda Bitkilendirme, TUBİTAK Yayınları. Ankara
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to course: content, reason, importance, process method and needs
Week 2 - Theoretical
Definitions and concepts related to the subject
Week 3 - Theoretical
Characteristics of urban roads
Week 4 - Theoretical
The main functions of urban roads
Week 5 - Theoretical
Determination of term papers
Week 6 - Theoretical
Planting on urban roads
Week 7 - Theoretical
Selection of the appropriate plant species and their characteristics
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid-term exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Selection of the appropriate plant species and their characteristics
Week 10 - Theoretical
Plant design techniques in urban roads
Week 11 - Theoretical
Plant design techniques in urban roads
Week 12 - Theoretical
Examination of the samples on the topic
Week 13 - Theoretical
Examination of the samples on the topic
Week 14 - Theoretical
Discussion of term paper work
Week 15 - Theoretical
Discussion of term paper work
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%30
Final Examination1%40
Term Assignment1%30
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory1473140
Term Project1617
Midterm Examination111112
Final Examination115116
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)175
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
3
2
2
OÇ-2
1
OÇ-3
5
OÇ-4
5
OÇ-5
5
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