Category Archives: STUDENT & COURSE NEWS

An inspiring talk about landscape inspiration

Jane Fitzgerald White, with the Portus Whitton practice in Cirencester, explained, indeed emphasised, the importance of the why and not just the how of landscape architecture. She herself has always taken delight in gardens and plants and has felt the

An inspiring talk about landscape inspiration

Jane Fitzgerald White, with the Portus Whitton practice in Cirencester, explained, indeed emphasised, the importance of the why and not just the how of landscape architecture. She herself has always taken delight in gardens and plants and has felt the

LVIA is more interesting than design. Discuss.

The last session of the Professional Practice module comprised a double act from Kathryn Ball and Radek Chanas who both work as landscape architects at Pegasus in Cirencester. Initially they revealed how they got into the profession themselves – generally

LVIA is more interesting than design. Discuss.

The last session of the Professional Practice module comprised a double act from Kathryn Ball and Radek Chanas who both work as landscape architects at Pegasus in Cirencester. Initially they revealed how they got into the profession themselves – generally

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE TALKS

Students on the AD5000 module have recently had lectures from Mark Cowell and Dan Bowles. Mark talked about the development of professionalism and the history and role of the Landscape Institute and Dan about his current work at MHP in

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE TALKS

Students on the AD5000 module have recently had lectures from Mark Cowell and Dan Bowles. Mark talked about the development of professionalism and the history and role of the Landscape Institute and Dan about his current work at MHP in

A STRANGE AND BEAUTIFUL PLACE

“A STRANGE AND BEAUTIFUL PLACE” These were the words that Dennis Potter, British dramatist born in the FOREST of DEAN, chose to describe his home area. He went on to say it contained “rather ugly villages in a beautiful landscape,

A STRANGE AND BEAUTIFUL PLACE

“A STRANGE AND BEAUTIFUL PLACE” These were the words that Dennis Potter, British dramatist born in the FOREST of DEAN, chose to describe his home area. He went on to say it contained “rather ugly villages in a beautiful landscape,

DISCOVER LI CPD DAYS

Having recently launched a comprehensive LI CPD and events programme, I wanted to draw your attention to our latest offer for students. Going forward, there will be a limited sale of significantly discounted student tickets to the majority of our

DISCOVER LI CPD DAYS

Having recently launched a comprehensive LI CPD and events programme, I wanted to draw your attention to our latest offer for students. Going forward, there will be a limited sale of significantly discounted student tickets to the majority of our

Landscape and Infrastructure

LANDSCAPE AND INFRASTRUCTURE   The annual John Simpson Memorial lecture was given this year by Professor Kathryn Moore of Birmingham City University. To view the lecture use this video link on Planet eStream: CLICK HERE

Landscape and Infrastructure

LANDSCAPE AND INFRASTRUCTURE   The annual John Simpson Memorial lecture was given this year by Professor Kathryn Moore of Birmingham City University. To view the lecture use this video link on Planet eStream: CLICK HERE

ROCK ON!

The Appraising Landscapes session last week (18th October) consisted of laboratory work investigating the qualities of natural rocks from Britain and Europe then some local soil samples which were tested for texture and pH values. A basic knowledge of geology

ROCK ON!

The Appraising Landscapes session last week (18th October) consisted of laboratory work investigating the qualities of natural rocks from Britain and Europe then some local soil samples which were tested for texture and pH values. A basic knowledge of geology