Permaculture Design Certification Course

George Mason University

Date Posted: Aug. 22, 2016
Sustainability Topic: Curriculum
Content Type: Academic Programs
Disciplines: Agriculture, Design
Program Type: Professional or Continuing Education Certificate/Diploma


This course provides an introduction to the practice of permaculture. Students have the opportunity to practice multiple design exercises, explore how permaculture principles and strategies could be adopted to their own garden, farm, or building construction, etc. Students will also learn how ecosystems work. This course is ideal for anyone who would like to learn more about how they can be more sustainable, particularly individuals who have access to a space to grow their own food.