Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Landscape Architecture

Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi)
Hong Kong
Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
4 years
Intakes
September
Total tuition fee (local)
Contact the university / college
Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 49,176

About this course

This programme provides students insight into the industry by integrating spatial design expertise of the built environment, and knowledge of natural systems to provide solutions to problems that are both visually appealing and sustainable. Both technical and professional knowledge, as well as skills will be taught through a studio-based curriculum that covers landscape planning, landscape design, landscape management, environmental conservation and many more. Students will gain the essential intellectual and practical skills that match the industry’s requirements best. 

Entry Requirements

International Students:

  • Applicants with academic qualifications obtained in secondary or tertiary institutions outside Hong Kong will be assessed individually by the departments concerned.
  • IGCSE, GCE, International Baccalaureate (IB) or other overseas qualifications which are comparable with the required levels of the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education will be accepted.
  • IELTS overall score at 6 or equivalent. 

Curriculum

Year 1

  • Visualisation: Space & Graphics
  • Technology: Ecology & Plants
  • Technology: Site Engineering
  • Studio: Spatial Exploration
  • Visualisation: Design Fundamentals
  • Studio: Site & Function
  • Chinese 1
  • English for Academic Studies 1
  • The Human Spirit

Year 2

  • Technology: Materials & Construction
  • Technology: Horticultural Practice in Construction
  • Theory: Western Landscape Architecture
  • Theory: Eastern Landscape Architecture
  • Studio: Parks Design
  • Studio: Landscapes in Urban Contexts
  • Social Dynamics of Organisations
  • Habits of Scientific Thinking
  • GE Elective 1

Year 3

  • Visualisation: GIS & Land Analysis
  • Technology: Details & Design
  • Studio: Urban Regeneration
  • Studio: Sustainable Landscape Design
  • Theory: Research & Design
  • Chinese 2
  • English for Professional Purposes
  • English for Academic Studies 2
  • Work-integrated Learning
  • GE Elective 2

Year 4

  • Practice: Law & Management
  • Graduation Project 1: Project Proposal
  • Graduation Project 2: Project Report
  • Practice: Professionalism & Development
  • Programme Elective 1
  • Programme Elective 2
  • Programme Elective 3
  • GE Elective 3
  • GE Elective 4

Remark : The Work-integrated Learning modules must be completed before graduation.

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