Curriculum Information Guide
Landscape DevelopmentDr. Jonathan Lehrer, Chair
Urban Horticulture and Design Dept.
School of Business
Associate in Applied Science Degree
This program is intended to prepare students for the professional world of landscape contracting and landscape design. The Landscape Development program trains students in: landscape drafting, landscape graphics and design, landscape plans, planting plans, landscape construction, landscape surveying, computer-aided design, plant materials, and professional landscape practices.
Graduates are trained landscape horticulturists prepared to begin a career in the landscape contracting profession.
Typical Employment Opportunities
Landscape Maintenance Proprietor
Landscape Construction Supervisor
Landscape Planting Supervisor
Landscape Development (AAS) Program Outcomes:
- Graduates will receive a strong foundation in design, and master skillsets utilizing traditional and cutting digital techniques.
- Graduates will demonstrate diverse knowledge and skills required to perform professionally in today’s design environment.
- Graduates will exhibit the knowledge necessary to understand design from an historical perspective, as well as current and future trends of industry.
|Fall 2017- Subject to Revision|
|Liberal Arts and Sciences||(23-24 credits)|
|EGL 101 Composition I: College Writing||3|
|EGL 102 Composition II: Writing About Literature||3|
|Bl0 192 Botany||4|
|BIO 198 Entomology||4|
|Mathematics (by Advisement)||3-4|
|General Education Electives||6|
|HOR 103 Herbaceous Plants I|
Degree Type: AAS
Total Required Credits: 63-64
Admission to Farmingdale State College - State University of New York is based on the qualifications of the applicant without regard to age, sex, marital or military status, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability or sexual orientation.