University of Greenwich: Landscape Architecture (MLA)

InstitutionUniversity of Greenwich View institution profile
Department Architecture and Landscape
Web http://www.gre.ac.uk/international
Email design_school@gre.ac.uk
Study type Taught

Summary

The Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) is designed for graduates who wish to become professional landscape architects. The programme is accredited by the Landscape Institute, offering a 2-year 'graduate entry' route for candidates from diverse backgrounds, professions and educations.

The MLA programme has a focus on design excellence, with landscape architecture projects exploring issues of cities, society and the environment. Students develop skills and knowledge in: design, history, theory, professional practice, technology, ecology, sustainability, horticulture, drawing and digital representation.

**Facilities**
Through your studies, you will engage fully with the digital and workshop facilities of the new Stockwell Street building in Greenwich. You will also have the opportunity to be involved with the 14 green roofs at Stockwell Street and the resources of the adjacent Royal Park in Greenwich. Examples of student work can be found on our blog, www.thelandscape.org.

**Student backgrounds**
Applicants include graduates from architecture, design, art, geography, sociology, ecology and many other disciplines. The programme attracts many applicants who are changing career or further focusing their career in the profession of Landscape Architecture.

**Outcomes**

The aims of the programme are to:
* Introduce to and advance students through the design, technical, professional, and theoretical skills of Landscape Architecture practice

* Encourage an environment of innovation and creativity in the development of exceptional landscape architecture projects

* Establish social, ecological and design processes as a fundamental aspect of landscape architecture

**Professional recognition**

The Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) programme is part of a Landscape Institute accredited route to becoming a fully-qualified Chartered Landscape Architect.

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The University of Greenwich traces its roots back to 1890. The main campus is situated at the Old Royal Naval College near the banks of River Thames attracting students from different countries.

International students from more than 140 countries attend the university making the University of Greenwich one of the top two most globally diverse universities according to The Hotcourses Diversity Index. The University of Greenwich was also named one of the “most international” universities on the planet by Times Higher Education magazine.

The University of Greenwich offers over 150 postgraduate programmes over three campuses, with four ...

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