Landscape analysis


The methods of analysis and computation used in the design of outdoor spaces.

Alternative labels

methods of environmental analysis
techniques in landscape analysis
science of environmental analysis
mathematics of environmental analysis
methods of landscape analysis
techniques in environmental analysis
science of landscape analysis
mathematics of landscape analysis

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Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Landscape analysis is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Landscape architect: Landscape architects plan and design the construction of gardens and natural spaces. They determine the specifications and distribution of the space. They combine an understanding of the natural space with a sense of aesthetics in order to create a harmonious space.
Landscape designer: Landscape designers design and create outdoor public areas, landmarks, structures, parks, gardens and private gardens to achieve environmental, social-behavioral, or aesthetic outcomes.

Optional knowledge

Landscape analysis is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Landscape analysis – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022