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Short Course Details

Traditional Floral Arrangements - 2017:18

Location:  Merrist Wood College
Course Code:  OC02LP0A040P
Year:  2017:18
Start Date:  19/09/2017
Duration:  5 weeks
Attendance:  Tuesdays 19.00-21.00
FT/PT:  Part-Time 
Level: X
Fund Type: C: No fee remission available on this course
Tuition Fees: £ 95
Exam Fees: £ 0
Subject Area

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Content / Overview

During the 5 week course traditional floristry design styles and shapes will be explored.

Designs will include:

  • Circular table posy
  • A raised front facing arrangement
  • Long and low design for a mantelpiece
  • A topiary tree
  • Seasonal candle arrangement.

Why Study Here 

Merrist Wood College has an excellent track record for floral design. Practical work is undertaken in the specially designed Floristry studios with instruction carried out by highly qualified tutors.

Suitable For 

Those interested in floristry or who are already in the industry and looking to update their skills.

Application Method 

Application followed by individual interview

Entry Requirements 

No formal entry requirements are needed

Delivery Method 

Practical sessions and demonstrations.


There is no assessment.

Further Study 

Apply for other floristry courses at Merrist Wood.

Additional Information 

Course fees do not include materials (including flowers) which students must provide themselves. Students can purchase sundry items from the college and will be given guidance and suggestions on fresh cut flower and foliages to bring to classes.

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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