University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Landscape Management

This course is ideal if you work in the private sector, a local authority or a community organisation. It's about the long-term care and development of landscapes, and planning for the future. We'll teach you how to manage and maintain landscape materials, both hard and soft, based on established principles of construction, horticulture and ecology. Financial matters, management skills and contract administration are also covered.

Entry requirements

A degree in a relevant subject such as agriculture, botany, environmental science, forestry, landscape, ecology or countryside management; or alternative academic qualifications and relevant work experience. Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

MA

Core modules: Appreciation of Landscape; Greenspace Maintenance; Greenspace Management; Professional Practice, Law and Contracts; Habitat Management; Research Methods; Special Project; Dissertation.

PgDip

Core modules: appreciation of landscape; greenspace maintenance; greenspace management; professional practice, law and contracts; habitat management; research methods; special project; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework assignments, dissertation, oral presentation and examination.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,250 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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