Elmwood Campus, Edinburgh Campus, Oatridge Campus, Glasgow Botanic Gardens
Throughout the course you will develop knowledge of the fundamentals of horticulture and an awareness of the different sectors of the industry including nursery production, maintenance of gardens and greenspace and plant retailing.
You will develop your practical skills and your underpinning knowledge of plants and their cultivation. You will learn about plant identification, business management, and practical skills in propagation, the growing on of plants, and garden maintenance.
Content includes: Horticulture: Plant Recognition and Use; Soil Management; Plant Growth and Development; Plant Physiology; Nursery Production.
2 Highers at CC including a science subject plus English and Maths at National 5, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.
Horticulture, Landscaping and Garden Design