THE UNIVERSITY OF
NEW MASTER'S DEGREE COURSE IN
The University of Buckingham announces a unique new degree in the history of
gardens and landscaping, to be based in London, from October 2012.
The Master of Arts by Research in Garden History will be the latest addition to the
series of innovating graduate programmes launched by the University's Humanities
Research Institute. Directed by one Britain's leading scholars of garden history and
landscape design, Professor Timothy Mowl FSA, the course will offer an exciting
course of lectures and research seminars led by some of the leading international
scholars in the subject.
The course will include a series of intensive study days on the
historical and cultural background to British gardens and landscapes, a residential
weekend for a programme of visits to major masterpieces oflandscape design, and
sessions given by prominent historians to provide students with a secure basis in
historical research methods.