Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) (2-year Landscape Institute Graduate Conversion)
The Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) is designed for graduates who wish to become professional landscape architects. The programme offers a 2-year ‘graduate entry’ route for candidates from diverse backgrounds, professions and educations.
The MLA programme has a focus on design excellence, with landscape architecture projects exploring issues of cities, society and the environment. Students develop skills and knowledge in: design, history, theory, professional practice, technology, ecology, sustainability, horticulture, drawing and digital representation. Through your studies, you will engage fully with the digital and workshop facilities of the new Stockwell Street building in Greenwich, recently shortlisted for the RIBA Stirling Award. You will also have the opportunity to be involved with the 14 green roofs at Stockwell Street and the resources of the adjacent Royal Park in Greenwich. Examples of student work can be found on our blog, www.thelandscape.org.
Applicants include graduates from architecture, design, art, geography, sociology, ecology and many other disciplines. The programme attracts many applicants who are changing career or further focusing their career in the profession of Landscape Architecture.
On receipt of an application prospective students are requested to email a portfolio of work and/or invited for an interview. A candidate’s portfolio and performance at the interview is given a high priority in assessing suitability for the programme.
Programme details: http://www2.gre.ac.uk/study/courses/pg/arc/lan-arc-mla