In everyday life we enjoy beautifully landscaped outdoor areas for both business and leisure; at SRUC our Landscaping courses encompass both the hard and soft aspects of this discipline. Highly practical and industry approved a qualification in Landscaping will allow you to enter one of the largest and fastest growing employment sectors in the UK and beyond. Throughout the course you will develop your landscaping, construction or horticultural experience and will increase your practical, design and scientific skills.
You will gain transferable business skills through the study of modules such as Supervision and Management and will develop practical skills and knowledge for the landscape industry through the study of specialist modules in hard landscaping and surveying.
You will study a range of subjects including Practical Landscaping, Landscape Surveying, Constructing Hard Landscape Features, Plant Recognition and Use, Soil Management, Horticulture Mechanisation Principles, Planting Design, Design Process & Composition in the Landscape.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
SRUC has a long tradition of welcoming students from outside the UK to study with us, and we find they greatly enhance the learning experience of other students and their unique viewpoint and carried life experiences. International student rules and regulations are set by national governments. For the most up to date guidance, please visit our website - www.sruc.ac.uk/internationalstudents
|A level||DE||To include a science subject|
|Scottish Higher||CC||To include a science subject|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Applicants should be able to offer National 5 (A-C) or equivalent pass in English (for literacy) and Maths (for numeracy)|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H4, H4||To include a science subject|
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.0||Achieving at least 5.0 in each component|
For more information on SRUC's English Language requirements
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£6,950||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£6,950||Year 1|