Landscape Architect

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KEY SKILLS

  • Analytical skills

  • Creativity

  • Technical drawing skills

  • CAD skills

  • Problem solving

  • Looking at things with different perspectives

  • Communication - usually with a large group of people

  • Balance between functionality and aesthetics

  • Geographic information systems (GIS) need to be used

  • Understanding how certain design decisions may affect the surrounding environment

  • Lateral and spatial aptitude

  • Eye for detail

PROS

  • Enhancing natural beauty of an environment

  • Visualising a space and designing it

  • Spending time outdoors

  • Freedom of creativity and imagination

  • Variety of projects

  • Freelance opportunities

  • Good pay

  • Versatile- many different opportunities and fields to work in

  • You get to create safe and comfortable environments for people

  • Conservation of natural environment

CONS

  • Difficult field to get into

  • Slow beginnings

  • Long working hours

  • Deadlines

  • Competitive field

  • Professional education and licensing is mandatory

  • Making sure the space is suitable for everyone

OPPORTUNITY TYPES

GOT WHAT IT TAKES?

  • Site analysis

  • Drafter

  • Site inventory

  • Site planning

  • Land Planning

  • Garden design

  • Planting design

  • Sustainable Design

  • Urban Design

  • Good visualisation skills

  • Analytical bent of mind

  • Like to solve problems with respect to environments

  • Enjoy being outdoors

  • Curious about your surroundings and how the systems work

  • Good with technical drawing and CAD

  • Creative

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