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Short Course Details

Introduction to Spring Floral Art - 2017:18

Location:  Merrist Wood College
Course Code:  OC02CP0A084P
Year:  2017:18
Start Date:  18/01/2018
Duration:  10 Weeks
Attendance:  10 weeks on a Thursday 10am-2.30pm
FT/PT:  Part-Time 
Level: X
Fund Type: C: No fee remission available on this course
Tuition Fees: £ 350
Exam Fees: £ 0
Subject Area

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Content / Overview

This 10 week course will provide you with an understanding of the "Principals and Elements of Design" as applied to Floral Art.

A range of designs for the home, gifts and floral decoration will be created in both traditional and contemporary styles

An understanding of the selection of flowers, foliages and sundries, production costs and health and safety will be covered.

Guidance will be given on the selection of cut flowers and foliages to bring to classes.

A range of floral sundries can be purchased at the college but the department is unable to supply fresh cut materials.

Why Study Here 

Practical work is undertaken in the specially designed Floristry Studio, with instruction carried out by highly qualified tutors.

Suitable For 

Anyone with an interest in floral design.

Application Method 

Apply direct – no interview necessary

Entry Requirements 


Delivery Method 

Practical sessions in a classroom setting

Further Study 

Other floristry courses

All students aged 19 years or over on 1 September in the first year of their course are expected to pay tuition, registration, exam fees and all other course related costs. Some assistance with these costs may be available depending on your circumstances and the latest government funding position.

There are normally no tuition, registration or examination fees to pay if you are aged 16-18 on 1 September in the first year of your course and are a British or European Union resident. This does not apply to HNCs/Ds, Foundation Degrees, Degrees or courses that do not attract government funding (identified as 'no fee remission available on this course').


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