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FULL TIME
  Level
UNDER-GRADUATE
  Duration
4 Years
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Summary On Bachelor Of Landscape Architecture In Malaysia

Brief introduction
    The Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Honours) programme (B.LA) aims to produce professionals in the field of landscape architecture who are competent, highly creative and innovative. The landscape architecture paradigm is extended in planning and designing a living environment conducive to people. The focus is geared towards the understanding of the human’s role as the “caliph” on earth. As stewards of the earth, the landscape architect profession has been and will always continue to play a major role in the built environment design discipline. The objective of this programme in Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design is to demonstrate the commitment of IIUM in contributing to the defining and identifying of a sustainable society that responds affirmatively to the need of a high quality natural and built environment. The graduates of this programme are a part of the University’s continuous development of solutions to serve the Ummah and the nation.

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Program Outcome
   

Graduates of the programme are expected to achieve one or more of the following outcomes:
 

  • Graduates who are competitive and advanced in the profession of Landscape Architecture, equipped with knowledge in the art and science of planning and design, through the Tawhidic approach and application of Islamic values.
  • Graduates who demonstrate responsibilities and commitment towards the natural, physical and social environment through incorporating research, construction and technology for the betterment of the Ummah.
  •  Graduates who practice their entrepreneurial skills through their professions, with the ability to lead, manage and cooperate in team-work for the success of a project.

Careers On Bachelor Of Landscape Architecture In Malaysia


Career Opportunities
   

The B.LA graduates have a wide range of job prospects. These include:
 

  • Landscape Architect to serve government agencies and local authorities.
  • Corporate Landscape Architect to work as a consultant, designing and implementing landscape architectural works in a wide range of projects, such as parks, neighbourhood, commercial and township developments, urban design, eco-tourism, conservation, landscape master planning, etc.
  • Project Manager to manage projects.
  • Landscape Specialist to specialize in certain fields and able to advise clients in matters such as Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Landscape Character Analysis, etc.
  • Researcher to conduct research in various aspects of the built and natural environment, ecology and culture through working with various research agencies.
  • Landscape Contractor to involve with various landscape projects such as construction, maintenance and management.
  • Nursery Managers to maintain and manage plant nursery business, supply and maintain public gardens and parks.
  • Educators in universities, polytechnics, community colleges and schools.
  • Entrepreneurs to develop new business opportunities.

Study Module Of Bachelor Of Landscape Architecture In Malaysia

 

The B.LA is a 4-year programme. Students commence their studies in the first year after completing the foundation program of AED in the Centre of Foundation Studies (CFS) from SPM entry requirement. A streamlining exercise will be conducted at the end of the foundation studies to evaluate the qualifications of students to be enrolled in the B.LA programme.

For other entry requirements, the candidates are required to have a Diploma in Landscape Architecture, Diploma of Architecture, Diploma in Urban Regional Planning, or other related fields in the built environment with a design background. The minimum requirement for CGPA is 3.00 or STPM/STAM/GCE ‘A’ Level with a minimum of 3 Principles with/without KAED Pre-Sessional Program.

The core knowledge areas that are necessary for landscape architecture students are knowledge about the theories and practices of landscape planning and design, creative and innovative design ideas, appreciation of ecology, history and culture, technical and construction skills, ICT applications, landscape and project management, and exposure to a wide range of landscape architectural design.

  University Required Courses (20 Credit Hours)

 

Course Code                    Course Title
MPU 3112      Hubungan Etnik (Malaysian Only)
MPU 3122     Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (TITAS) Malaysia Only
LM 1020     Bahasa Melayu 1 for Nusantara (Nusantara Only)
LM 1021     Bahasa Melayu 2 for Nusantara (Nusantara Only)
LM 1040     Bahasa Melayu 1 for International (International Only)
LM 1041     Bahasa Melayu 2 for International (International Only)
UNGS 2060     Malay Virtues Heritage & Malaysian Society (International & Nusantara)
TQ 1001     Tilawah Al-Quran 1
TQ 2001     Tilawah Al-Quran 2
LQ 1008     Quranic Language 1
LQ 2008     Quranic Language 2
CCUB 1621     Usrah 1 (BUDI)
CCUB 2621     Usrah 2 (BUDI)
CCUB 3621     Usrah 3 (BUDI)
CCUB 4622     Usrah 4 (BUDI)
CCLM 2051     Leadership Package 1
CCFM 2052     Leadership Package 12
CCAC XXXX     Skills Package 1
CCAC XXXX     Skills Package 2
UNGS 2080     Ethics and Fiqh for Contemporary Issues
UNGS 2090     The Islamic Worldview, Knowledge and Civilization
UNGS 2011     Creative Thinking and Problem Solving
LE 4000     English for Academic Writing


Kulliyyah Required Courses (5 Credit Hours)

 

Course Code                    Course Title
AAR 1230     Quran Sunnah and Built Environment
LM 2026     Bahasa Melayu Kerjaya (Malaysian Only)


Department Required Courses (111 Credit Hours)

 

Year 1: Semester 1                 
Course Code   Course Title   Credit Hour    Contact Hour    Pre-Requisite
ALA 1103   Landscape Architectural Graphic and Design   6   12   -
ALA 1133   Islamic Approach to Landscape Architecture   2   2   -
ALA 1162   Soil, Ecology and Nature   2   2   -
ALA 1141   Appreciation of Arts   2   2   -
AQS 1161   Plant Material   3   3   -

 
               
Year 1: Semester 2                
Course Code   Course Title   Credit Hour   Contact Hour   Pre-Requisite
ALA 1203   Community Landscape Design   6   12   ALA 1101
ALA 1282   Landscape Grading and Levelling   3   3   -
ALA 1233   Site Planning   3   3   -
ALA 1204   Planting Design   3   3   -

 
               
Year 2: Semester 1                
Course Code   Course Title   Credit Hour   Contact Hour   Pre-Requisite
ALA 2103   Ecological Landscape Design   6   12   ALA 1201
ALA 2138   Islamic Gardens and Landscape History   3   3   -
ALA 2137   Urban Design Theory   3   2   -
ALA 2191   Computer Aided Design   3   3   ALA 1281
ALA 2182   Landscape Construction Materials   3   3   -

 
               
Year 2: Semester 2                
Course Code   Course Title   Credit Hour   Contact Hour   Pre-Requisite
ALA 2203   Urban Landscape Design   6   12   ALA 2101
ALA 2293   Landscape Planning Technique   3   3   -
ALA 2291   Basic Digital Visualization   3   3   ALA 2191
ALA 2243   Park and Recreational Planning   2   2   -
ALA 2234   Elective 1: Landscape Visual Analysis   2   2   -
ALA 2242   Elective 2: Universal Design for External Spaces   2   2   -

 
               
Year 2: Semester 3                
Course Code   Course Title   Credit Hour   Contact Hour   Pre-Requisite
ALA 2341   Elective 3: Entrepreneurship   3   6   -
AQS 1301   Elective 4: Integrated Multi-Disciplinary Project   3   6   -
                 
Year 3: Semester 1                
Course Code   Course Title   Credit Hour   Contact Hour   Pre-Requisite
ALA 3103   Landscape Resource Planning   6   12   ALA 2201
ALA 3191   GIS for Landscape Architecture   3   3   -
ALA 3181   Landscape Services and Infrastructure   3   3   ALA 2181
ALA 3182   Elective 5: Derelict and Reclamation   2   2   -
ALA 3152   Elective 6: Nursery & Turf Management   2   2   -

 
               
Year 3: Semester 2                
Course Code   Course Title   Credit Hour   Contact Hour   Pre-Requisite
ALA 3271   Landscape Architecture Intership   6   -   ALA 3101

 
               
Year 3: Semester 3                
Course Code   Course Title   Credit Hour   Contact Hour   Pre-Requisite
ALA 3311   Landscape Heritage and Cultural Studies   3   6   -

 
               
Year 4: Semester 1                
Course Code   Course Title   Credit Hour   Contact Hour   Pre-Requisite
ALA 4103    Design Thesis Research   6   12   ALA 3271
ALA 4111   Landscape Seminar   2   2   ALA 4101
ALA 4151   Landscape Management   3   3   -
ALA 4161   Urban Horticulture   2   2   -

 
               
Year 4: Semester 2                
Course Code   Course Title   Credit Hour   Contact Hour   Pre-Requisite
ALA 4203   Design Thesis Project   6   12   ALA 4101
ALA 4283   Working Drawing   3   3   ALA 4201
ALA 4252   Landscape Contract and Administration   3   3   -
ALA 4254   Landscape Professional Practice   3   3   -

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