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Horticulture (Landscaping)

Moray College UHI

Venues

Main campus

Content

The horticulture industry plays an increasingly important part in the rural economy in Scotland and Moray.

With an increase in demand for skilled workers and expected growth in employment opportunities, there’s never been a better time to find employment in this rewarding industry.

This course is academically focused at advanced level and is suitable for you if you have the motivation and experience to further extend your skills such as project development, resource management and garden design.

This course will provide you with the personal and professional skills required to be able to design, plan and manage within the horticultural industry and is highly suited if you are looking to set up business in the horticulture industry.

The course incorporates an SVQ in Landscaping (SCQF Level 6), formerly SVQ Level 3.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 (2 at A or B), or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5.

Start Date

August

Qualification

College Cert

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Science and Environment

SCQF Level

6

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals