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Horticulture

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Langside Campus

Content

You will be able to apply the main general practices and techniques of horticulture and landscape, drawing on advanced and specialised knowledge, and use some specialised professional skills and practices. You will act with significant autonomy in some activities, taking responsibility for the supervision of others or the management of work and resources, and will have to evaluate key

Content includes:
Soils and plant nutrition; Plant protection integrated approaches; Hardy ornamental nursery stock; Horticultural growing media; Landscape management and maintenance; Lawn construction and maintenance; Parks, gardens and public open spaces; Plants for gardens specialised plantings; Show gardens: Design and construction; Retailing of plants.

Entry Requirements

HNC Horticulture or HNC Landscape Management

Progression Routes

Appropriate degree or progression to jobs in the horticultural industry.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Floristry and Horticulture

SCQF Level

8

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals