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Introduction to Horticulture with Landscaping Skills (Level 4)

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Langside Campus

Content

This NQ Introduction to Horticulture with Landscaping Skills course will allow you to experience the landscaping industry and develop an extensive range of knowledge and skills to allow progression to employment or to further studies within the land-based sector. The course is delivered in purpose-built classrooms, workshops and glasshouses, providing an exceptional learning environment to study landscape design and construction.

Units include: Preparation of landscape areas; Construction of landscape areas; Maintaining landscape areas; Lawn care; Brickwork; Use of tools and machinery; Horticultural skills; Plant identification; Path construction; Setting out skills; Allotment gardens.

Entry Requirements

Relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 3.

Progression Routes

NC Landscape Design Construction and Management (Level 5), NC Horticulture with Horticulture Therapy (Level 5)

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Horticulture and Landscape

SCQF Level

4

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals