Garden Landscaping Design - Accredited Diploma Course (Online)

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Become a fully qualified Garden Designer in just 1 year from now!

Garden Landscaping Design - Accredited Diploma Course (Online)

This fully accredited Garden Design Course will prepare and qualify you to work as a Garden Designer in little as one year. This is an internationally recognised qualification in its right (120 UK University Credits/32 US Semester credits) and it also forms stage 1 of our HND (equivalent to Foundation/Associate degree) so you can progress even further if you want…

For example, if you want to become a fully licensed Landscape Designer, so you can design residential and commercial landscapes and join professional Landscape Design associations then you may continue straight onto Stage 2 of our HND course immediately after completing the HNC. You will be able to get a full HND qualification with just 1 year of additional study. What’s more, after the HND you may continue even further and do a “top-up” course so you can get a full BA Degree. Our course structure is designed for maximum reward and maximum flexibility and the best thing is that you can start this Garden Design Course today with no previous experience or qualifications.

On this HNC in Landscape & Garden Design course you’ll learn how to plan, design and maintain the garden landscape. You’ll fully explore all the components of a garden landscape (such as hard landscaping, structures, features & furnishings) and how they work together to create a coherent garden design. You’ll also gain a thorough understanding of the elements of style and design. You’ll be able to successfully deconstruct and reconstruct any garden design effectively making changes and adaptations to reflect the individual preferences of your client. Our aim is to help you explore and nurture your own creativity and we’ll also teach you the technical skills that will enable you to communicate your design ideas professionally such as:

  • Mood/concept & sample boards – visually communicate your design concepts to clients & colleagues in a way that is professional and sells your ideas
  • Technical drawings - produce professional architectural drawings manually / by hand and using CAD (Computer Aided Design)
  • Planning layouts – use scaled drawings to plan outdoor spaces that function as well as they look
  • Specifications – create clear instructions for contractors so your design ideas can be executed as you envision

SEE WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Watch our video for more details of the course curriculum and so you can actually SEE what you will learn on this course

When you complete this Garden Design course you’ll be ready and confident to work as a Garden Designer and you’ll also have an amazing design portfolio so you can show clients and employers what you can do for them. This will help you to will help you to stand out from the competition so you can get work easily and increase your earning potential.

Get our prospectus now for full details of all our Garden Design courses and see what you can achieve….

Last updated Oct 2019

About the School

The Design Ecademy is the brainchild of Maria Flynn, an innovative interior architect/design consultant who specialises in colour & design psychology. Maria’s designs have been showcased in severa ... Read More

The Design Ecademy is the brainchild of Maria Flynn, an innovative interior architect/design consultant who specialises in colour & design psychology. Maria’s designs have been showcased in several of Europe’s leading magazines and newspapers, she is the author of “Colour Your World” [Rotovision 2001] and she has been featured on TV and radio in the UK and Ireland, where she was the resident “Design Expert” for 6 months (TV3). Maria has also been involved in training and education for over 20 years and she is particularly passionate about Adult Education and E-Learning. Read less