Course Overview

Have you an eye for natural beauty? You stroll past neighbouring gardens and your imagination goes wild. You think in images: vibrant rose borders, beds strewn with blooming flowers, a reflective water centrepiece – a quaint, private paradise. If this sounds like you, our garden design course is the perfect opportunity to harness your horticultural skills and focus on finer details that’ll make any garden pop. Enrol today to start blooming.

What’s involved in our online Level 3 Garden Design Course?

A gardener’s dream, you’ll make the most of nature by learning the key aesthetics of garden design. Discover the rich history behind the origins of garden design and find how and out where it all began. You’ll start by exploring the features of various garden styles, such as Medieval, Tudor and Victorian gardens.

Moving forward, you’ll look at how to plan, assess, and transform gardens into award-winning masterpieces. To do this, you’ll consider the impact of soil, sun and shade, time and budgeting during the planning process.

You’ll also examine elements, shaping and proportions of gardens that enable designers to keep lawns and boundaries in shape when designing their dream enclosure. The course will finish by looking at a range of practical ideas for various shapes and styles of garden.

Like the sights and scents of a glorious orchard in June, our garden design course will leave an everlasting impression. You’ll also acquire the distinctive ability to craft dynamic landscapes that meet the needs and desires of homeowners and garden lovers everywhere.

Now’s the time to start crafting those spectacular ideas you’ve been dreaming of, whether Persian gardens or Zen paradises. Enrol today and study anywhere – even enclosed secret gardens in the heart of the countryside.

When studying our Garden Design Course Level 3 Diploma, you’ll learn about:

  • The history of garden design, from medieval to contemporary
  • A diverse range of distinctive garden styles
  • Elements that help a garden to make an impression
  • Designing gardens – how and where to start
  • Design solutions for potential gardening problems
  • Plants potentially harmful to people
  • Practical ideas for various shapes and styles of garden
  • How to budget and plan a dreamy garden
  • And so much more…

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Course at a glance

Course duration

12

On average it takes our students 4 months to complete this course, however you have up to 12 months.

Study Method

Study completely online using our award-winning learning platform, MyOxbridge.

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How to Become a Garden Designer

If you have great creative vision and you love the idea of working outside, find out more about what it takes to become a garden designer here!

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Whichever career path you decide to choose, our 5‑step process can help you achieve your goals.

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We'll take the time to understand your goals

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Together we'll develop your learning journey

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You'll get access to our award-winning learning portal, MyOxbridge. If you like, add a printed version of your course too!

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Our team of highly qualified tutors are as passionate about your success as you are. That’s why you’ll receive as much one-to-one support as you need from the moment you enrol, right through to receiving your certificate

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Once you've passed, we’ll review your learning journey, and provide free resources such as our Job Ready or University Ready Pack.

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On average, students complete this course in 4 months, but we'll give you up to 12 months.

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The learning hours for this course are up to 120 hours, which is around 40 minutes per day for 6 months.

This course can start as soon as you enrol.

We'll give you plenty of time to finish this course, but if you need more time, just ask!

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course, successful learners will receive a certificate of completion and competency.

Our course code
X332

Entry requirements

Difficulty
Level three: the equivalent difficulty of an A-level or BTEC, usually suitable for most learners of all ages.
Entry requirements
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English

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