Landscape Design

Waterford Institute of Technology


Course Name Landscape Design
Course Provider Waterford Institute of Technology
Alternative Provider(s) College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens, Kildalton Agricultural College
Course Code 103173 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Minor Waterford Institute of Technology Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Waterford City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE September 2021
Application Date Application: Opening in June
Closing: 20 Aug 21
Duration 12 weeks part-time
Entry Requirements

Students will be required to hold formal horticultural education prior to admission. Evidence of such qualifications will be assessed by WIT prior to admission. The following table gives a list of horticultural qualifications to...

Course Content

Expand+This certificate will introduce you to the landscape design process working from analysis, concept, through to solution. Students can attend the course in either The College of Amenity Horticulture in The National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin Dublin, ...

Subjects Taught

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• Surveying: linear surveying, level surveying, transferring information to sketch form.

• Drawing: use of drawing equipment and drawing standards, draft site survey and site analysis drawings, draft masterplan drawings .in...

Assessment Method Assessment is by Exams and Continuous assessment
Careers or Further Progression This Certificate in Landscape Design offers structured continuous professional development opportunities to those already working in the horticulture industry. This level 7 certificate will allow quicker progression to supervisory or managerial roles and will also allow candidates to diversify and update their horticulture knowledge.
Further Enquiries If you are interested in applying for this course please email or application details and we can deal with individual queries then

Please contact the course leader as soon as possible to register your interest: Cara Daly at
Location CAMPUS Kildalton or Botanic Gardens