Garden Design for Special Populations - BLENDED

This blended class meets online for some sessions and on NYBG grounds for others. Registered students will receive login instructions and a syllabus with specifics.
Gardens can be catalysts for learning, health, inclusion, and therapy. Gain the knowledge, expertise, and tools to create, renovate, and evaluate both interior and exterior spaces to ensure effective gardens. Learn the latest research in health care garden design, common design principles, and necessary considerations and accommodations for target populations.

Please note, this course requires the purchase of materials. Please refer to the materials list linked below for more information.

Required Textbook (not included in cost):
Horticulture as Therapy: Principles and Practice. Simpson, Sharon P., PhD
And Straus, HTM, Martha C., editors; The Food Products Press, Binghamton, NY

Click here for fully ONLINE sessions of Garden Design for Special Populations.

Schedule: 4 Wednesdays, 3/2-3/30 (no class 3/23), 6-8:30pm and 1 Saturday, 3/26, 10am-3:30pm
Times: 06:00pm - 08:30pm
Instructor: Nancy Minich Nancy Minich
Location: Some sessions meet online & some at NYBG, Watson Room 305
2900 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY 10458
Session Number: 223THR408BBL
Price Member (Incl. Materials) : $419.00
Non-Member (Incl. Materials) : $459.00
Waitlist: $0.00
Materials List:
Click here for materials list (THR408O) (PDF Document)
Prerequisite(s): Introduction to Horticultural Therapy
Horticultural Therapy for Physical Rehabilitation
Horticultural Therapy for Physical Rehabilitation - ONLINE
Introduction to Horticultural Therapy - ONLINE
By signing up for this course, you acknowledge that you have successfully completed the necessary prerequisite(s).
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