Course Description and Credit Information

Campus Planning

The lecture covers the rich history of landscape design of the Univeristy of Nebraska - Lincoln. It covers the initial plantings around the University Hall, the first building on campus, to modern greenspaces.

In addition, the talk will also go through the work involved in creating some of the campus' most iconic spaces; the legacy of Charles E. Bessey; and William H. Dunman, landscape gardener from 1906 to his death in 1946, whose love for tropical plants is demonstrated in early campus photos.

Learning Objectives:

1. Have new appreciation for the beauty of campus landscapes through the history of the university.

2. Be taught on the importance of an outdoor site plan or master plan to create a sustainable landscape design.

3. Grasp a better understanding of the amount of work it takes to care for a campus covering large acres of greenspace.

 General Course Information






Pre-recorded webinar


Industry Expert


US State Approvals

LA CES Approved


States: AK, AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NE, NH, NJ, NV, NM, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY


North Carolina




New York
 ***Each licensee is responsible for determining if this course meets the state requirements


GA and MN
**Explanation: There is no process to get courses pre-approved in your state, but there should be no issues getting this course approved.
 If not approved, we will exchange it for another course or provide a full refund.

**See explanation


Canada Provinces and Territories

British Columbia

Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES


Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES



Course curriculum

    1. Video

    1. Quiz

    1. Survey

About this course

  • $26.99
  • 3 lessons
  • 1 hour of video content