Landscape Design Technician

Certificate Program
LDT1

Program Description
The landscape design technician certificate provides a concentrated curriculum in landscape design. Students receive instruction in the theory of landscape design as well as in practical application of design principles. Graphics using hand and computer resources will also be emphasized. Technical courses apply to the degree or diploma program in environmental horticulture. (Program Length: 2 Semesters Minimum)

Employment Opportunities
Self-employed landscape designer, sales, marketing, landscape architect assistant, designer for garden centers or landscaping firms


COURSE TITLE NUMBER CREDITS

Essential Technical Courses

 

22

Woody Ornamental Plant Identification

HORT 1010

3

Herbaceous Plant Identification

HORT 1020

3

Landscape Design

HORT 1060

4

Landscape Installation

HORT 1070

4

Advanced Landscape Design

HORT 1430

4

Computer-Aided Landscape Design

HORT 1560

4

 

Total Hours

22

**Suggested First Semester classes: HORT 1010, HORT 1120 and HORT 1060