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11186 Landscape Infrastructure

6cp; 3hpw (Thursdays, 2–5pm)
Requisite(s): 11185 Contemporary Issues in Landscape Architecture AND 11182 Urbanisms AND 11181c Landscape Architecture Studio 5: Infrastructures
The lower case 'c' after the subject code indicates that the subject is a corequisite. See definitions for details.


This subject provides students with an understanding of the history, theory, applications and actuality of landscape infrastructure. It approaches this newly emerging field as a reaction to and critique of established approaches to infrastructure and the design of urban environments. The subject investigates the infrastructural needs of our current and future cities, at both a global and local scale. It explores the potential of placing landscape at the centre of systems and strategies designed to support the resilience and quality of urban life.

This subject complements 11181 Landscape Architecture Studio 5: Infrastructures.

Typical availability

Spring session, City campus

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