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.
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- 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.
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Program of Studies
The program of studies displayed below applies to students starting the program in the 2019/20 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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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|
|N/A||HORTHOR01||Fundamentals Of Horticulture||36.00|
|N/A||HORTHOR05||Broadleaf Evergreens, Climbers And Vines||36.00|
|N/A||HORTHOR06||Annuals, Perennials, Bulbs||36.00|
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