Course Description

Level 6 Component Award - Landscape Design & Construction (Part-Time Course - Closed of Application))



Level 6 Component Award - Landscape Design & Construction (Part-Time Course - Closed of Application)) is a course run by Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture, Dublin. It is a 'Classroom Based' course with a duration of Monday and Tuesdays from 9.00 to 4.30 pm, August to March at the National Botanic Gardens and college campus Ashtown.. Level 6 Component Award - Landscape Design & Construction (Part-Time Course - Closed of Application)) gives a Course Qualification of Award / Certificate, awarded by QQI. For more information about Level 6 Component Award - Landscape Design & Construction (Part-Time Course - Closed of Application)) at Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture, please review the details below.

Course Summary

The QQI Level 6 component award in Landscape Design & Construction will equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to design a landscape project and take that design to the detailed plan, specification and construction stage. The course will lead to the component award at NFQ Level 6 in Landscape Design and Construction (6N3620)

 

Who Should Apply?

This course is intended for those who are already employed in the landscape sector. It is particularly suited to those who have gained knowledge from previous study of horticulture or have relevant design and plant knowledge. The course will help to develop a better understanding of design principles of gardens and also how a range of garden features are constructed. Applicants must have 3 years’ experience in a relevant are of horticulture or must hold a Level 5 Certificate in Horticulture and must provide a letter for recommendation for their current employer. Applicants will be interviewed as part of the selection process.

 

Module Content

On completion of this module, students will be able to:

  • Analyse the landscape design process
  • Appraise the principles and elements that underlie landscape design
  • Evaluate a range of landscape design features and explain the importance and use of plant materials in design.
  • Evaluate structural components of landscape features and how they work together e.g. walls, steps and paving
  • Implement the design process in full for a given design including the building of a range of garden features.

Application

This course is open in August through our website link below.

Part-Time Courses

 

The Level 6 Component Award - Landscape Design & Construction (Part-Time Course - Closed of Application)) course at Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture is listed in Courses.ie's national courses finder.
Training ProviderTeagasc College of Amenity Horticulture
Course LocationGlasnevin, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 9
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationAward / Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsLevel 6 Component Award
Course Start Date31st August 2020
Course End Date7th May 2021
Course DurationMonday and Tuesdays from 9.00 to 4.30 pm, August to March at the National Botanic Gardens and college campus Ashtown.
Course Fee€420.00
Phone+353 1 804 0201
Course Code6N3620
For more information about Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture, please visit our College page on Courses.ie by clicking here.

Course Provider

Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture



Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture, National Botanic Gardens of Ireland, Glasnevin, Dublin D09 VY63 (our college is located on the grounds of The National Botanic Gardens), Glasnevin, Dublin, Ireland. Eircode: DO9 VY63

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