Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Landscape Architecture & Design

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Course summary

Gain the necessary foundational skills to become a perceptive, creative, confident and effective landscape architect. As part of your course you’ll:

  • Study the theories that shape the practice of landscape architecture in a well-equipped studio environment in the vibrant city of Leeds
  • Explore your individual creativity and develop your own style of landscape design
  • Develop a pragmatic understanding of the external environment within the landscape profession
  • Work collaboratively and on live projects that mimic professional practice
  • Gain invaluable experience and high standards of innovative work within a social setting to help you grow into a confident designer
  • Be supported in your individual aspirations and creativity
  • Develop the essential tools and skills ready for employment in the professional world of landscape architecture

Course details


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Exploring Place
  • Design with Materials
  • Introduction to Spatial Design
  • Designing for People & Place
  • Landscape Fabric
  • Plants in the Landscape
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Strategic ecological design
  • Impact of Design
  • Design detail
  • Design in the urban environment
  • Materials & Management
  • Contemporary Landscape: Theory & Principles
Year 3 Core Modules:
  • Design & Community 1
  • Design & Community 2
  • Professional profile
  • Specialist Design Project
- Project Report

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We conduct interviews as part of the admissions process and suitable applicants will be invited to an interview. At interview you are assessed on your portfolio (artwork or photographs of artwork together with written assignments), general knowledge and your enthusiasm for art.

Additional entry requirements


We conduct interviews as part of the admissions process and suitable applicants will be invited to an interview - interview dates will be published in due course. Invitations are sent via UCAS and you should check your UCAS Track account for further interview details.


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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £9250 Year 1
International £10500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Landscape Architecture & Design at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS