2 years
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Tuition fee (entire course)
Foreign students
USD 25,528
NZD 38,250
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

This programme is suitable for students who want to work whether as part of a team or individually, indoors or out. Studying landscape with Wintec will provide students with the work skills and job opportunities in any situation, to start a successful career as a landscape designer or contractor. This two-year course teaches students the applied skills of landscape design and construction in a purpose-built studio right in the hear of Hamilton Gardens.

Entry Requirements

Admission requirements include:

  • 12 credits at NCEA Level 2, in two subjects and either, and
  • 12 credits at NCEA Level 1, in English, or
  • Equivalent qualification, and
  • Have gained the following unit standards 6400, 6401, 6402, 497, or
  • Enrolment in the following co-requisite entry courses: first aid, workplace health and safety, plant identification, plant pests and diseases and introduction to landscape
  • It is recommended that candidates who do not meet the entry criteria complete the National Certificate in Horticulture (Level 2) or Unit standards, qualifications and/or have relevant industry experience based on evidence supplied.
  • To meet legal and health requirements, candidates must be physically able to carry out the practical components of the programme some of which include decking, fencing, use of power-tools etc.
  • IELTS 6.0, with no individual band score of lower than 5.5; or equivalent