Horticulture - Fruit & Vegetable Production

College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens

 

Course Name Horticulture - Fruit & Vegetable Production
Course Provider College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens
Alternative Provider(s) Kildalton Agricultural College, Ashtown Food Research Centre
Course Code 5N2552
Course Type Teagasc
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Component Award (Level 5 NFQ) Minor QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Glasnevin, Piltown, Ashtown, Kildalton
FET Code 5N2552 - Fruit & Vegetable Production
Duration 25 weeks, From Sept to May
Part-time Fridays 9.00am - 12.30pm
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencing September
Application Date Application for this course is through our website at
www.teagasc.ie/education/going-to-college/apply-online
or contact Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture, National Botanic Gardens or Teagasc College of Horticulture, Kildalton College for further information.
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Course Content

Expand+Students who do not wish to pursue a full-time horticultural programme with Teagasc can opt to complete a single module or a number of modules on a part-time basis where available. Examples of modules available are listed on the Teagasc website. P...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Module Content
On completion of this module, students will be able to:
• Explain key factors affecting fruit and vegetable production
• Identify a range of fruit and vegetable crops
• Describe pollination
• Explain fruit and vegetable nu...

Careers or Further Progression By taking other Level 5 modules, students may be able to build towards a full award of QQI Certificate in Horticulture.
Further Enquiries Location and further details:
• Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture,
National Botanic Gardens,
Glasnevin, Dublin 9
Tel: 01 8040201
Email: botanic.college@teagasc.ie

• Teagasc College of Horticulture,
Kildalton, Piltown, Co Kilkenny
Tel: 051 644400
Email: kildalton.college@teagasc.ie

From the Teagasc website: www.teagasc.ie
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