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Introduction to Horticulture

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Elmwood Campus

Content

This entry level course will provide students with the opportunity to study and develop a wide range of horticultural skills and knowledge, which will enable them to develop a career in the horticultural industry.

A range of topics will be covered during the course including plant propagation, rural estate management, horticulture and greenkeeping tools and machinery and preparing an area for landscaping.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

NC Horticulture

Start Date

September

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Horticulture and Landscaping

SCQF Level

4

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