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Horticulture

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Oatridge Campus

Content

The course content reflects current trends in the industry and provides students with the recognised skills and knowledge to develop their careers. This course is designed to meet the needs of individuals who are looking to further develop their careers in the horticulture industry.

A range of topics will be covered during the course including soft landscaping: general and specialist planting, trees and shrubs, basic botany and plant identification.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 including English.

Progression Routes

HNC Horticulture or HNC Landscape Management

Start Date

September

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Horticulture and Landscaping

SCQF Level

5

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals