Taught course

Landscape Architecture (Conversion)

Institution
University of Gloucestershire · Department of Natural and Social Sciences
Qualifications
PGDipMA

Entry requirements

You will need at least a 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent. you will be required to attend an interview. A portfolio of work is desirable but not essential. EU and international students need IELTS 6.5 overall (no less than 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in any other band) or equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This conversion route into the Landscape Architecture MA course offers a path into landscape architecture for students from alternate disciplines. Build upon your existing skills within a highly professional environment on a course recognised by the International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA) and the Landscape Institute (LI).

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 to build a rewarding career in landscape architecture. Through live projects you will engage with keys areas such as masterplanning, 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.

Fees and funding

UK students
£6300
International students
£13840

Learn more at our postgraduate fees, loans and finance page.

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

full time
20 months
part time
48 months

MA

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations10
Written coursework / continuous assessment40
Creative work50

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Team
Email
enquiries@glos.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 3330 141414