MA/PGDip Landscape Studies
Department of Landscape, Faculty of Social Sciences
We are the UK’s top landscape department for research. Our degrees are respected by the profession and our graduates are in demand.
About this course
Course description 2017
This one-year, full-time postgraduate course provides a broad academic and practical understanding of landscape design, landscape planning and landscape management. The course does not provide professional accreditation, but is ideal for international students who want to advance their knowledge of the landscape profession.
It is also entirely compatible with the first year of the MA Landscape Architecture, and students may transfer between these courses.
- Landscape Architecture: Nature, Design, People
- Urban Ecological Design and Management
- Landscape Planning
- Landscape Urbanism and Design Project
- Introduction to Landscape Research
- Landscape Research Topics and Dissertation
- Research Dissertation
Teaching and assessment
Teaching takes place through lectures, seminars, workshops, tutorials, critical feedback sessions, site visits and practicals. Assessment is by coursework assignments, dissertation, oral presentation and examination.
1 year full-time
Good undergraduate honours degree.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
Professor Nigel Dunnett
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