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Online Course in Historical & Contemporary Parks & Gardens starts Jan. 2017. Applications Now Open

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12/12/2016 12:09:16


We're now taking applications for our online single subject certificate courses in Historical & Contemporary Parks & Gardens.
This course gives students an understanding of Parks and Gardens of historic significance in Ireland and abroad.
There will be an emphasis on the significance and heritage value of Parks and Gardens, and the role of horticulturists in the conservation and restoration of these important landscapes.



Successful candidates stand to gain 5 ECTS Credits at Level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications.



Course Delivery
This is an online course delivered by Dr. Christy Boylan, formerly of the Dublin local authorities Parks Departments in weekly sessions of two hours each.
The course includes two visits to parks and/or gardens during the semester, as part of the learning requirement for this module.



Minimum Entry Requirements
Graduates of a Level 7 Ordinary Degree in Horticulture or another cognate area may apply.
For more details about the course and to make an application Click here


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