Art Courses


Course Title: Kingston Maurward Advanced Garden Design Diploma
Course Code: HR159

Department: Art Courses
Course Type: Part Time

An entry into the world of garden design at the advanced level. Learn how to develop a concept from the client's brief, evaluate the proposed site and produce a professional plan. Knowledge of plants is an advantage.

This course is aimed at existing gardeners, landscapers and plant enthusiasts who want to improve their designing skills.

The College Certificate is awarded at two standards - Pass and Pass Professional.



College Certificate

Course Content

Principles and practices of landscape and garden design
Prepare landscape and garden design briefs
Undertake site surveying, levelling and setting out

You will be expected to complete additional assignment work at home.

Tutor guided project tutorial time each week.

Entry Requirements

Previous design experience/drawing experience and knowledge of plants is an advantage An interview with the course tutor is required Minimum age is 18 years.

Career Opportunities

Progression into the garden design sector