Horticulture - Plant Identification & Use

College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens


Course Name Horticulture - Plant Identification & Use
Course Provider College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens
Alternative Provider(s) Kildalton Agricultural College
Course Code 5N2527
Course Type Teagasc
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, Kildalton
FET Code 5N2527 - Plant Identification and Use
Duration 28 weeks
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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 Teagasc website. Pleas...

Subjects Taught Module Content
On completion of this course, students will be able to:
• Explain the binomial plant nomenclature system
• Explain technical plant terminology
• Identify a range of common plants at different stages
• Select suitable plants for different planting situations
• Plant a range of plants using safe working practices
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
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