Mon, Jul 12, 10:00am - Aug 04, 1:00pm Eastern Time (8 sessions)
This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Study theories and principles that have shaped the design of landscapes from antiquity to the present. Explore Eastern and Western garden traditions. Survey all types of gardens and landscapes, including corporate and public spaces, through visual presentations, assigned readings, projects, and discussion. Landscape designs will be considered in the context of the times and societies in which they were created.
Please note that the final essay for this class emphasizes research and writing skills, and that English proficiency is required.
Linda A. Chisholm
The History of Landscape Design in 100 Gardens, 2018
This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.
Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.
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students can transfer into an alternate section without penalty, provided that's done at the time of cancellation, and with sufficient notice. Classes in which material is being mailed to student, require a minimum of 2 weeks' notice for changes/cancellations.
Refunds and Withdrawals
No discounts will be granted for missed classes. There are no refunds or credits 24 hours before a course begins. A refund will be issued if your class is cancelled due to low enrollment. If you wish to withdraw from a course before it begins, you must notify the Registration Office ten full business days before the first class meeting. We will issue a refund minus a $10 processing fee.
• If you must withdraw fewer than ten days before the first class meeting:
• No refunds will be granted for course levels 0–299 and 700–999
• A 75% refund minus a $10 processing fee will be granted for course levels 300–699
Please note: Floral Design materials fees will not be refunded fewer than five (5) business days before class begins.
New York Botanical Garden do not offer make-up classes.
|Start Date||Time||Teacher||# Sessions||Price|
||10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time||Caitlin Merritt||8||$655|
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
|Wed, Jul 14||10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time||Caitlin Merritt|
|Mon, Jul 19||10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time||Caitlin Merritt|
|Wed, Jul 21||10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time||Caitlin Merritt|
|Mon, Jul 26||10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time||Caitlin Merritt|
|Wed, Jul 28||10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time||Caitlin Merritt|
|Mon, Aug 02||10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time||Caitlin Merritt|
|Wed, Aug 04||10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time||Caitlin Merritt|
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