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PgDip Landscape Architecture (Conversion)

PgDip Landscape Architecture (Conversion)

Key information
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Qualification type

Postgraduate Diploma

Subject areas

Landscape Gardening

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course allows graduates from different backgrounds to gain the skills required to build a rewarding career in landscape architecture. Through live projects you will engage with keys areas, such as master-planning, environmental assessment, public consultation and design. You will actively acquire the practical skills and knowledge that underpin the landscape architecture industry in the 21st century. Studying philosophical aspects of the discipline, exploring influential landscapes and working on live private and public sector briefs will increase your confidence and expertise. With a long-standing reputation and excellent links to industry and professional bodies -plus a strong emphasis on sustainability - this course provides an excellent foundation upon which to build a dynamic career. Build upon your existing skills within a highly professional environment, on a course recognised by the International Federation of Landscape Architects and the Landscape Institute. Sustainable architecture design benefits from the creative contribution of people with a range of skills and backgrounds. Landscape architecture offers a wide range of exciting careers in the private, public and charity sectors. As a multiskilled graduate, career opportunities include working as a landscape architect in private practice or in public and charity sectors, as well as working in landscape planning, project management and garden design.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

This module provides an introduction to Professional Practice within the context of a professionally accredited Course in Landscape Architecture. As well as covering Contract Law and Professional procedures, the module examines ethical and employment issues in a professional context.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£4,330

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants need to have at least a 2.2 honours degree or equivalent. They may be invited to attend an optional interview. A portfolio of work is desirable but not essential.

University information

Join the University of Gloucestershire and you will be part of a creative, professional community of 1,000 postgraduate students, 2,000 staff and an alumni network of 40,000 graduates. The University has a growing reputation for its high level of satisfied students and excellent teaching. They strive to be outward looking, and are intensively engaged in partnerships with local industry to enrich students’ learning and boost their career...more

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