Program Goals and Outcomes

Landscaping technology program goals and outcomes

A career diploma in landscaping technology from Penn Foster can help you gain the skills needed to begin a new career creating beautiful, sustainable landscape designs.

Landscaping Technology

Career Diploma 6-10 mo As low as $55/mo
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Program Goal

The Landscaping Technology Career Diploma program prepares students for an entry-level position in the field of landscape technology.

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to...

  • Describe how to confer with clients, engineers, and building architects to understand a project
  • Explain preparing site plans, specifications, and cost estimates
  • Identify how to coordinate the arrangement of existing and proposed land features and structures
  • Prepare graphic representations of proposed plans
  • Outline how to select appropriate materials for use in landscape designs
  • Identify how to analyze environmental reports on land conditions, such as drainage and energy usage
  • Describe how to inspect landscape work to ensure that it adheres to original plans
  • Identify how to seek new work through marketing or by giving presentations

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