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Landscape Architecture, MLA

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Full time | University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus) | 2 years | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MLA - Master in Landscape Architecture

Subject areas

Landscape Gardening Architectural Design

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA), accredited by the Landscape Institute, is for graduates who wish to take the next step towards becoming a professional landscape architect. Throughout the course, you'll develop your skills and knowledge of design, history, theory, professional practice, technology, ecology, sustainability, horticulture, and digital representation. You'll have the opportunity to study specific modules covering landscape design, landscape urbanism and theory, and plant technology. The course is taught in a new building equipped with design studios, digital workshops and green roofs. The Master of Landscape Architecture establishes the social, ecological and design processes that are fundamental to the field but encourages innovation and creativity as well. The course will appeal to anyone who wishes to pursue a professional career in the profession of Landscape Architecture, including graduates who wish to make a career change towards this area.

Landscape Architecture has been taught at University of Greenwich since 1965, so many graduates find employment through the expansive alumni network in London, across the UK and overseas. Some Landscape Architecture graduates work in architecture, landscape architecture or urban design practices. Other graduates have joined government design and planning offices to develop urban strategies and policy. Some graduates have also followed further studies through doctorate research.

Modules

The aim of this module is to introduce students to the importance of plant-based systems within a variety of landscapes. Students will consider the means by which functional parameters can be used to inform the conceptual, formal and material characteristics of designed soft landscapes.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£8,750

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)

£14,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You should have a good Bachelor's degree and a portfolio of creative and visual work.

Department profile

Undertaking your postgraduate degree at the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences is your opportunity to study at one of London’s most beautiful campuses, based on the banks of the River Thames. We cover a range of academic disciplines across four very distinct schools....more

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