Focusing on the environmental, social and economic implications of horticulture in our cities examine land management practices and best plant selection. Discuss current and future urban landscape designs trends.
Upon successful completion of the requirements within this Certificate, students will be able to:
- Make effective use of practical and applied design strategies to determine and offer meaningful solutions to sustainable urban design problems
- Identify and recall plant materials that will have a desired impact on sustainable urban landscapes
- Formulate creative new strategies that will effectively develop and manage sustainable urban landscapes
- Develop a business plan with the financial knowledge and skills to launch and maintain a landscape business