Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.
|Year and Campus:||2014 - Burnley|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Duration & Credit Points:||50 credit points taken over 12 months part time.|
Mr John Rayner
School of Melbourne Custom Programs
Level 3, 442 Auburn Rd
Phone: 9810 3300
The course has been developed to provide a qualification in garden design for those employed in the horticultural and landscape industries and for those in different careers wishing to gain employment in this area. Students are provided with a solid basis in garden design theory and practice, an understanding of relevant horticultural principles, an understanding of plant use and selection in design and applications of sustainability thinking and practice in garden design and construction.
On completion of the Graduate Certificate in Garden Design students should be able to:
|Course Structure & Available Subjects:||
To satisfy the requirements of the Graduate Certificate in Garden Design students must successfully complete four core subjects (each 12.5 credit points) a total of 50 points.
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Study Period Commencement:
1. The Selection Committee will evaluate the applicant’s ability to pursue successfully the course using the following criteria –
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Graduate Certificate in Garden Design welcomes applications from students with disabilities. It is University and degree policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student’s participation in the degree.
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this course are articulated in the Course Overview, Objectives and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this course are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
Students who successfully complete the course may be eligible for credit into Masters courses offered by the Melbourne School of Land and Environment.
Students who complete the Graduate Certificate should:
|Professional Accreditation:|| |
• Sourcing, interpreting and applying information from written and electronic sources to individual tasks;
|Links to further information:||http://www.commercial.unimelb.edu.au/gardendesign/|
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