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Garden Design

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Edinburgh Campus, Glasgow Botanic Gardens

Content

Throughout the course you will develop the knowledge and skills required to enter the garden design profession. You will gain competence in the wide range of skills needed by practising designers, including communication with clients and other professionals and organising and managing design and construction projects.

You will develop both hands-on horticultural knowledge and refined design skills, including graphics, surveying and planting design.

Example modules: Design Process and Composition in the Landscape; Landscape Graphics; Designing Gardens; Planting Design; Fundamentals of Landscape Surveying.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers at CC preferably including Geography or a science subject plus English and Maths at National 5 or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

Start Date

September

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

192W

Course Length

1 year

Department

Horticulture, Landscaping and Garden Design

SCQF Level

7

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk

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