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Diploma

Graduate Diploma in Urban Horticulture

      Course overview

      • 1 year full time / 2 years part time
      • Burnley campus, heritage listen gardens on Melbourne city's fringe
      • Available to domestic and international students.
      • Start Year Intake - March and Mid Year Intake - July

      Overview

      Looking for a tree-change in your career? The Graduate Diploma of Urban Horticulture is perfect if you want to explore the foundations of designing, creating, managing and advocating for urban green spaces.

      You can complete your Graduate Diploma in a single year and utilise our excellent linkages to industry and local or state governments, or you can use this as a pathway into the Master of Urban Horticulture, as this would be equivalent to the first year of the Masters course.

      For new starters and old hands

      Whether you’re new to urban horticulture or already have some experience and want to upskill, there’s an entry point for you into this course.

      Learn in a garden campus

      You'll spend your time getting your hands dirty – literally – alongside world-class researchers at our beautiful Burnley campus and at sites throughout the city.

      Link with Industry

      The course has excellent linkages and contacts to the urban horticulture industry, adding to the currency and relevancy of the study experience, but also building employment opportunities in green space management for the future.