Horticulture - Plant Identification - 846
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Developed to meet needs of the Horticulture Industry and individuals seeking a career change, or with an interest in plant materials used in the nursery, commercial, and residential landscape. Through the use of lectures, slides, field trips, and specimen study, you will study the morphological features (e.g. leaf, bud, needle) and cultural requirements of a broad range of plant materials.
You do not need to apply to begin this program, simply ensure you meet the admission requirements (listed on the Admission & Registration tab) and then you may register for any available courses.
Interested in taking a single course? No problem. Provided you have the appropriate prerequisites, these courses can be taken individually or as part of the full program.
Admission & Registration
- Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent (Mohawk Academic Upgrading, GED) OR 19 years of age or older.
- Successful completion of Secondary School English or equivalent.
You do not need to apply to begin this program. Start by ensuring you meet the admission requirements listed above and then register for the courses listed in the Program of Studies when they are offered. Some courses have prerequisites, so please check the Program of Studies for details. Find out how to register for a course.
Program of Studies
The program of studies displayed below applies to students starting the program in the current academic year. Students who began in other academic years may require different courses to be eligible to graduate. If you have questions regarding a strategy for completion contact Continuing Education - Technology and Skills.
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A selection of courses are available each term. Courses that are currently not available (N/A) for registration may be offered in the future – check back frequently.
Fundamentals of Horticulture (HORTHOR01) should be taken first.
Extra costs for field trips may be incurred depending on their location.
|Register||Course number||Course title||Course Hours|
|Register||HORTHOR01||Fundamentals Of Horticulture||36.00|
|N/A||HORTHOR05||Broadleaf Evergreens, Climbers And Vines||36.00|
|Register||HORTHOR06||Annuals, Perennials, Bulbs||36.00|
The list of scheduled course offerings for this program is below. Please note that all offerings are subject to change. Not every course is offered every semester, so please consider this schedule when planning your academic path.
|Course Code||Course Name||Spring 2020
(May to Aug)
|HORTHOR01||Fundamentals Of Horticulture||
|HORTHOR05||Broadleaf Evergreens, Climbers And Vines|
|HORTHOR06||Annuals, Perennials, Bulbs||OntarioLearn|
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