Horticulture - Professional Horticulture Practice

Technological Univeristy Dublin - Blanchardstown


Course Name Horticulture - Professional Horticulture Practice
Course Provider Technological Univeristy Dublin - Blanchardstown
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code BN033
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Higher Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major TU Dublin Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Blanchardstown
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Applications for the 2019/20 academic year are now being accepted.

Our marketing team will be happy to give you information and advice in relation to all courses. Call us on 01 885 1530 or email: info@itb.ie

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Application Date Closing Dates
The closing date for applications for the following courses is Friday 7th June 2019.
•BN528 Master of Science in Computing (Applied Cyber Security)
•BN529 Master of Science in Computing (Applied Data Science & Analytics)

The closing date for applications for all other courses is Thursday 5th September 2019.

Courses may fill prior to this date, so we recommend you apply early.
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Duration 2 years part-time.

Online Lectures (synchronous/live and also recorded & available after lecture session): Tues & Thurs 6pm-9pm; Classes on site every 2nd Saturday, 9am-4pm; 1 week per Summer (in June) 9am-5pm.
Course Fee

Expand+Fee: €2,625 per year.

An application fee of €50 must be paid at the time of online application. This fee is non-refundable.

If you are made an offer on an undergraduate or postgraduate course you will be required to pay an acceptance fee to...

Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry Route into programme:
•Leaving certificate
•Mature grounds
•QQI graduates
•Special circumstances

Minimum Entry Requirements
A pass in five subjects (ordinary level) to include Mathematics and English or Irish. Foundation level...

Comment Award title: Higher Certificate in Science
Awarding Body: Technological University Dublin
Course Content

Horticulture is the art, science, technology and business of intensive plant cultivation for human use and this course will introduce the learner to all three aspects of contemporary horticultural practice. Horticulturalists will use their ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The course covers aspects of Horticulture including:
•Plant Identification and Classification
•Practical Horticulture, Equipment and Machinery Skills
•Soil Science
•Plant Biology and Physiology
•Plant Nutritition
•Plant Propogation...

Number of Credits Credits for Full Award: 120 @ NFQ Level 6
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Careers may include garden and landscape design, establishment and management of green spaces, sports surfaces, horticultural therapy, food crop production, nursery stock and ornamental plant production and garden centre man...

Further Enquiries For further details please contact the Marketing team on 01 885 1530 or e-mail info.blanchardstown@tudublin.ie
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