English Garden Design

Develop your horticultural knowledge and expertise in English garden design at one of the most sustainable universities in the world.

On this practical course you will learn about:

  • English Garden Design –design principles, history and the garden design process
  • Sustainable Plant and Material Selection
  • Plant and Soil Science

The innovative course includes a mix of lectures and practical workshops, along with day trips to prestigious UK gardens and nurseries.

You will produce your own garden design to demonstrate what you have learnt from the course.  By the end of this course you should have gained an insight into innovative and sustainable practices in the English garden design industry.

To participate, you should have completed at least one year of undergraduate studies, have an interest in horticulture and have the required English language skills.

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“It’s interesting to see the garden designs which are quite different from Chinese, including the layout, style and plant selection.” Xingyi -2019

Course Details

Location: City and Brackenhurst Campuses

Starting: 20 July 2020

Course Duration: Two weeks

Credits: 10 UK / 5 ECTS

Fee: £1440 standard and £1296 with payment discount.

The tuition fee includes 2 industry related field trips and laboratory practicals.

How to Book

Download our application form and follow our step-by-step guide on how to apply.

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