MA in Landscape Architecture (with conversion year)

University of Gloucestershire

Programme Description

MA in Landscape Architecture (with conversion year)

University of Gloucestershire

Build upon your existing skills within a highly professional environment, on a course recognised by the International Federation of Landscape Architects and the Landscape Institute.

Sustainable architecture design benefits from the creative contribution of people with a range of skills and backgrounds. This course allows graduates from different backgrounds to gain the skills required to build a rewarding career in landscape architecture. Through live projects, you will engage with keys areas, such as master-planning, environmental assessment, public consultation and design.

You will actively acquire the practical skills and knowledge that underpin the landscape architecture industry in the 21st century. Studying philosophical aspects of the discipline, exploring influential landscapes and working on live private and public sector briefs will increase your confidence and expertise. With a long-standing reputation and excellent links to industry and professional bodies -plus a strong emphasis on sustainability - this course provides an excellent foundation upon which to build a dynamic career.

Modules

  • Design Projects 1
  • Professional Practice: Digital Communication 1
  • Cultural Context: Landscape Urbanism
  • Cultural Context
  • Sustainable Technology 2

Study style

All work is assessed via coursework, which is a mix of written and illustrated reports, essays and design-based projects.

Entry requirements

  • At least a 2.2 honours degree or equivalent
  • You may be invited to attend an optional interview
  • A portfolio of work is desirable but not essential
  • EU and international students need IELTS 6.0 overall (no less than 5.5 in any band) or equivalent.

Careers

Landscape architecture offers a wide range of exciting careers in the private, public and charity sectors. As a multiskilled graduate, career opportunities include working as a landscape architect in private practice or in public and charity sectors, as well as working in landscape planning, project management and garden design.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated May 10, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
1 - 2 
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
6,300 GBP
Home and EU students: 6,300 GBP (Full-time). International students: 13,840 GBP (Full-time).
Information
Deadline
Locations
United Kingdom - Cheltenham, England
Start date : Sept. 2019
Application deadline Request Info
End date Aug. 31, 2019
Dates
Sept. 2019
United Kingdom - Cheltenham, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Aug. 31, 2019