A landscape architect makes outdoor places look with great beauty and useful ones. A landscape architect decides on the places where to put trees, flowers, grass, walkways and other landscaping activities such as keeping the sports field from getting squelchy etc.
Skills for a Landscape Architect:
A degree in t he field of landscape architecture or a related study.
Landscape architects needs to be registered or licensed with the state in which they work.
A good communication skill is required to disseminate the architectural ideas to their talk group or clients.
Activities of a Landscape Architect Job:
Analysis of the nature of the area around which the job is assigned. E.g.: the weather, the water, the plants that grow in the place etc..
Detail analysis of existing buildings , walkways and roads has to be done before drawing the architectural plan of how they are going to present the place assigned to them.
Prepare sketches, photographs and models to explain their thoughts over the project.
Must estimate the cost required to incorporate their ideas and get their thoughts approved.
Prepare list of required materials and disseminate ideas and convey other workers where and how to do the construction that is mentioned in the design.