Landscape Perceptions - (15 Credits)

The module will consider and question current perceptions on cultural values and meanings of ‘landscape’, and our relationship to landscapes. It will introduce students to the practice and theory of various landscape assessment methodologies of current practice. The module will explore the development and changes in the term ‘landscape’ in recent decades to include both urban and rural environments, seascapes, cityscapes, townscapes, specific types of historic landscapes and other relevant theories of landscape perceptions.