Landscape Design History

at New York Botanical Garden - Midtown

(473)
Course Details
Price:
$655 8 seats left
Start Date:

Mon, Jan 13, 6:15pm - Mar 30, 9:15pm (9 sessions)

Next start dates (4)

Location:
Midtown, Manhattan
20 W 44th St 3F
Btwn 5th & 6th Avenues
New York, New York 10036
(Map)
Share:
Important:
Venue: Midtown Center, Room D
No class on Jan 20, Feb 17, Mar 16
Purchase Options
Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 14
Teacher: Mark Bunnell

What you'll learn in this landscape design class:

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 classroom 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.

Required Text
Elizabeth Barlow Rogers
Landscape Design: A Cultural and Architectural History 2001

This course is also required for the Horticulture Certificate TRACK 4.

School Notes: If you purchase the class using a CourseHorse promotion or discount, these discounts will not reflect on your NYBG receipt. Actual price paid will be reflected on your CourseHorse receipt only.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
Refunds and Withdrawals

No discounts will be granted for missed classes. There are no refunds or credits once 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 300–599
Please note: Floral Design materials fees will not be refunded fewer than five (5) business days before class begins.

MAKE-UP POLICY
New York Botanical Garden do not offer make-up classes.

Map

Google Map

New York Botanical Garden

All classes at this location

Start Dates (5)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell 9 $655
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Mon, Jan 27 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Mon, Feb 03 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Mon, Feb 10 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Mon, Feb 24 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Mon, Mar 02 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Mon, Mar 09 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Mon, Mar 23 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Mon, Mar 30 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
10:00am - 1:00pm Paula Sarathy 9 $655
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Jan 28 10:00am - 1:00pm Paula Sarathy
Tue, Feb 04 10:00am - 1:00pm Paula Sarathy
Tue, Feb 11 10:00am - 1:00pm Paula Sarathy
Tue, Feb 18 10:00am - 1:00pm Paula Sarathy
Tue, Feb 25 10:00am - 1:00pm Paula Sarathy
Tue, Mar 03 10:00am - 1:00pm Paula Sarathy
Tue, Mar 10 10:00am - 1:00pm Paula Sarathy
Tue, Mar 17 10:00am - 1:00pm Paula Sarathy
9:30am - 12:30pm Marta McDowell 8 $655
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Feb 11 9:30am - 12:30pm Marta McDowell
Tue, Feb 18 9:30am - 12:30pm Marta McDowell
Tue, Feb 25 9:30am - 12:30pm Marta McDowell
Tue, Mar 03 9:30am - 12:30pm Marta McDowell
Tue, Mar 10 9:30am - 12:30pm Marta McDowell
Tue, Mar 17 9:30am - 12:30pm Marta McDowell
Tue, Mar 24 9:30am - 12:30pm Marta McDowell
10:00am - 1:00pm Caitlin Merritt 8 $655
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Fri, Mar 27 10:00am - 1:00pm Caitlin Merritt
Fri, Apr 03 10:00am - 1:00pm Caitlin Merritt
Fri, Apr 10 10:00am - 1:00pm Caitlin Merritt
Fri, Apr 17 10:00am - 1:00pm Caitlin Merritt
Fri, Apr 24 10:00am - 1:00pm Caitlin Merritt
Fri, May 01 10:00am - 1:00pm Caitlin Merritt
Fri, May 08 10:00am - 1:00pm Caitlin Merritt
6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell 9 $655
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Apr 07 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Tue, Apr 14 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Tue, Apr 21 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Tue, Apr 28 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Tue, May 05 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Tue, May 12 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Tue, May 19 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell
Tue, May 26 6:15pm - 9:15pm Mark Bunnell

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 6550 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (1)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

Question from Liman C.
Hi there - Just wondering if there are any reviews on this specific course and with Mark Bunnell, the teacher. Thanks!
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Liman! CourseHorse doesn't have any reviews yet as this is a new course listed on our website. Thanks!
Answer
Cancel

Reviews of Classes at New York Botanical Garden (473)

Similar Classes

School: New York Botanical Garden

New York Botanical Garden

Since its founding in 1891 The New York Botanical Garden has been a museum of plants, a preeminent center for botanical research, a global leader in plant-based education, and one of the great cultural institutions in the world.

The New York Botanical Garden educates people of all ages about the science,...

Read more about New York Botanical Garden

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified NYC educator.

Ready to take this class?
BOOK NOW
Booking this class for a group? Find great private group events here