University of Greenwich
University of Greenwich
Aim is to introduce students to our CREST Award for Sustainable Communities Challenge; a competition to design a ‘living wall’ system made of recycled materials on which to grow edible plants. Also to introduce students to the study and career options available in Landscape Gardening. at University of Greenwich

University Event


What’s Behind The Walls: Landscape Design

University event offered by University of Greenwich

Event Summary:

Aim is to introduce students to our CREST Award for Sustainable Communities Challenge; a competition to design a ‘living wall’ system made of recycled materials on which to grow edible plants. Also to introduce students to the study and career options available in Landscape Gardening.

Full Event Details:

In the morning students will hear from our Academic Staff and Outreach Ambassadors on what it is like to study Landscape Design at the University of Greenwich and the routes into careers in the industry. Students will also have the opportunity to have a tour of the Stockwell Street Campus including the roof space. Learn about innovative technology and research in urban agriculture and try their hand at model making a living wall.
After lunch, we have arranged a tour of The Crystal at the Royal Victoria Dock, which is the world's largest exhibition on the future of cities and one of the most sustainable buildings in the world.

Suitable For:

Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 3 (Students aged 11-14)

Duration:

Full Day

Sorry this event has no dates listed

Click here to search our database

Minimum number of students:

10



Social Sharing:


 
Career Development Institute
Careers England
 
The Education Resources Awards
 
Best use of Tech in Career Development
Shell LiveWIRE Winner
 
Cookie Policy    X