LADE417 – Landscape Installation

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Module code
LADE417
Module title
Landscape Installation
Prescription
The aim of this module is for students to manage the installation of, and construct a landscape design from plans.
Programmes
  • SX1703
NZQA Level
Level 4
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Based
Learning hours
Directed hours
100
Self directed hours
50
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate knowledge and skill in the safe managing of the landscape installation process.
Provide instruction and supervise team members in the safe and effective installation of landscape elements as part of a landscape plan.
Demonstrate skill and competency in the construction processes involved in the installation of a landscape design from plans.
Content
-Contract comprehension, plan quantification, material ordering, job planning, site management, hazard identification and management, project reporting
-Instruction and supervision techniques.
-Construction of all elements in usual residential sized landscape design installation, i.e. 700m2-1000m2 section, including, but not limited to; drainage, timber structures and elements, surfaces, garden preparation, planting, irrigation, lighting, lawns.
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Teaching and learning methods will be face to face delivery including workshops, project based interactive tasks, with group sessions, tutorials, and creation of portfolios of evidence.
Assessment Criteria
Assessment is achievement based. Students need to submit all components within the portfolio and gain a minimum of 50 in each component including carrying out all tasks in a safe manner and to industry standards to pass this module.