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Horticulture (Landscape)

Dundee and Angus College

Venues

Kingsway Campus

Content

This course is highly practical, but with a theoretical element which is continuously assessed throughout the year. It comprises of 12 credits plus 3 core skills. This course is highly plant orientated with subjects including plant propagation, seed sowing and soft landscaping using trees and shrubs. Suitable for a possible career in garden maintenance or working in a garden centre or nursery.

Entry Requirements

NC Introduction to Horticulture (Level 4). Applicants with other relevant experience and a genuine interest in the industry will be considered. Reading, writing and numeracy skills essential along with qualifications that show that can work at SCQF Level 5.

Progression Routes

City and Guilds Diploma in Horticulture. Possible self-employment.

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Agriculture, Estates and Horticulture

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals