Lordship Road, Writtle, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 3RR, United Kingdom

Garden Design - Writtle University College

**Why you should study Landscape Architecture and Garden Design at WUC…** - Our BSc (Hons) degrees are accredited by the Landscape Institute and recognised by the International Federation of Landscape Architects. - We have Accredited Educator Status from the Society of Garden Designers who also recognise our Landscape and Garden Design degree. - You will have access to specialist studios and technical resources. - You will build your portfolio by collaborating with real clients and ‘live’ projects. - Our graduates have received high-profile design awards. - You will have opportunities for frequent interaction with design professionals, providing one-to-one feedback. - Our land-based background provides an opportunity to experiment with ecological principles, materials and design ideas on your own individual plot during your studies. - You will be taught and advised by those practising in the professions of landscape architecture and garden design. - Our courses develop a solid foundation in landscape and garden studies, offering a range of pathways for you to enter the landscape profession. - You will be encouraged to express your own ideas and concepts through individual research proposals, presentations, design portfolios and exhibition work, so you are ‘industry-ready’ when you graduate. Garden design is a specialist focus within the landscape architecture profession that is based on a sound creative, technical and scientific understanding of the landscape and its associated disciplines. This programme aims to provide an interdisciplinary course integrating the creativity of art and design with advanced plant knowledge, garden theories and technologies. It tends to occupy the smaller scale spectrum of landscape architecture projects and its practitioners are characterised by a strong creative attitude to garden making through the arts. Garden design is both a well-established professional activity and an academic subject.

  • Qualification
    Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,ChelmsfordUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,100