This introductory course surveys the history,conventions, and techniques of drawing landscapes andtheir elements. Topics include:1. Mechanical drawing; graphic techniques andtechnical conventions for plan, section, elevation, orthographic projection, and landscape perspective systems.2. Drawing as a tool in the design process. Theintegration of drawing as an integral part of the designprocess.3. Freehand landscape drawing and drawing fromnature; line, tone, and color will be employed to studyform, space, texture, and light.