Enrol before the start date and receive a 10% discount. £ 270.00.
The Normal cost of this course would be £ 300.00 before any co-funding or discounts.
Learn the basics of designing a garden, including plant identification, the planning process and design elements such as boundaries and landscaping.
This course is aimed at people who would like to get a basic understanding of the processes involved with designing and planning a garden.
The theory will be backed up by presentations and real life examples. There will also be practical aspects of the course which include a site survey with sketching a plan, analysis and basic technical drawing to scale.
The course will also include:
- Plant ID (such as selection of trees, shrubs, hedge plants, climbers and perennials)
- Process of planning a garden
- Design elements (such as structures, boundaries, hard and soft landscaping)
- Design principles
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
You will gain a college certificate to recognise your attendance on the course and the knowledge needed to start designing your own garden.