Garden Design

Subject Area: Course code: Course Type:
Horticulture HR056E07/19/2 Short Course

Course Information

Work with Chelsea Garden Designer, Michelle Brown to understand how to make best use of your outside space and develop your garden design skills and techniques. After completing this course you will be confident in assessing gardens, spotting potential and creating beautiful design ideas.

Michelle has designed three Chelsea gardens including the 2019 Kingston Maurward Artisan Garden and currently runs her own garden design and landscape practice. Michelle has been a lecturer at Kingston Maurward for ten years.


  • College Certificate
Course Content
  • Surveying and site analysis of gardens
    Garden design techniques
    Graphic rendering and drawing skills
Entry Requirements
  • An interest in plants, gardens and horticulture.
    Participants must be numerate and literate.
Next Steps
  • Further design and horticulture courses
Career Opportunities
  • Garden designer
    Landscape gardener

Dates & Fees

Dates & Times
Start date: End date: Start time: End time:
09-Jan-2020 (Already Started) 27-Feb-2020 9.15 a.m. 12.30 p.m.
Mode of attendance
Day of the week Number of sessions
Thu 8
Course Fees
Tuition fees (Part time standard) £700.00
Reservation fees (Part time standard) £50.00

Materials Required

Basic stationery will be supplied but students may wish to purchase items of their own following discussion with the lecturer

What's next?

Applications for this course are now closed. If you'd like to know when there will be another or need more information we are happy to answer any questions.