Melbourne Polytechnic
Melbourne Polytechnic

Certificate IV in Landscape Design


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2 yrs

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  • Develop your skills in costing & design of landscapes with the Certificate IV in Landscape Design (22198VIC)
  • Use the latest technology & learn from industry qualified & experienced professionals
  • Study on campus in Fairfield

Campus options

1 campus available

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On-campus (part time)


2 yrs

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Course details

Entry requirements

Some knowledge and experience in Horticulture

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Part-time only: 2 years
Study mode
On-campus (part time), Blended
Education institution
Melbourne Polytechnic (RTO 3075)
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Course content

12 units

  • AHCBUS402A - Cost a project
  • AHCLSC401A - Supervise landscape project works
  • AHCPCM401A - Recommend plants and cultural practices
  • BSBCMM401A - Make a presentation
  • BSBDES305A - Source and apply information on the history and theory of design
  • BSBDES401A - Generate design solutions
  • CPCPCM4003A - Produce 2D architectural drawings using CAD software
  • CUVACD302A - Produce computer aided drawings
  • VU20835 - Develop a landscape design
  • VU20836 - Apply construction principles and techniques to landscape design
  • VU20837 - Design sustainable landscapes
  • VU20838 - Prepare simple landscape sketches and drawings

Entry requirements

No minimum education; Basic literacy and numeracy skills required.

What you’ll learn

  • Produce 2D architectural drawings
  • Cost a project
  • Draw a garden design
  • Recommend plants
  • Sustainable landscapes


Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Qualification

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  • Financial and study concerns support
  • Fitness and health facilities
  • Disability support services
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