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Qualification name Non regulated SFA formula funded provision, Entry Level, Crafts, Creative Arts and Design, 13 to 20 hrs, PW C
Qualification level E
Awarding organisation Generic award - no awarding body
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Part-time
Course start date 18th March 2023
Cost £229.00
Cost description Senior fee: 183 Concession: 149
Attendance pattern Weekend

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

Learn how to turn your balcony and roof into a beautiful garden sanctuary and find out how to deal with the challenges and opportunities these spaces afford.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

This course is suitable for beginners. If you have an existing garden design you will learn how to improve key aspects of your design including your layout and planting You should be able to follow simple written and verbal instructions, demonstrations, online resources and health and safety information. You should be able to use numbers and be able to do simple measurements and calculations. Please check the City Lit website for details.

View the key features of this course.

- Draw a simple plan to scale with analysis annotations - Create a mood board of your style for hard landscaping and planting - Create a list of different materials and plants for your design - Draw a basic planting combination of suitable plants - Apply design techniques to create privacy or extend the view.

Understand how the course will be delivered.

This will involve practical workshops, tutor presentation, informal class discussion and handouts. Student preparation and homework outside class times is strongly encouraged. We use Google Classroom E-learning platform which will store all tasks, notes and resources. You will be sent an email with the necessary information and will need to login into your Google classroom before each sessions starts.

Find out what material you will need.

Please check the City Lit website for details.

City Lit offer a range of Garden Design courses and your tutor will be happy to advise you about courses to suit your individual progression. We also run courses in sketch up pro, vector works, perspective drawing, scale drawing as well as traditional drawing and watercolour to help you develop and present your ideas to clients.

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Name Keeley Street
Address 1-10 Keeley Street
Covent Garden
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