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Horticulture

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Barony Campus, Elmwood Campus, Oatridge Campus

Content

This course will reflect the current trends in the industry and give you the recognised skills and knowledge to develop your career in the horticulture industry.

You'll improve your practical skills and techniques whilst widening your understanding and identification of plants.

Content includes: soft landscaping; general and specialist planting; trees and shrubs; basic botany; machinery; estate maintenance; plant nutrition; plant husbandry; introductory garden design; plant identification; lawns and lawn care.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 including English.

Progression Routes

HNC Horticulture or HNC Landscape Management

Start Date

September

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Horticulture, Landscaping and Garden Design

SCQF Level

5

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk