2INHOA
This course requires 1 option.

Level 2 Innovative Horticulture - The Business Of Cultivation - Semester A

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Hilary Johnson

In this course you will learn advanced plant propagation techniques and carry out an extended investigation. You will choose another subject from: landscaping, future proofing a business, or investigate plant management practices in a cross-curricular English project, gaining credits in both subjects. All standards in this semester are internally assessed. This is an Achievement Standard course which can ultimately take you to tertiary study and a career in primary industries.

Students will choose, in consultation with the Innovative Horticulture Manager, how many standards their individual pathway is made up of based on ability and needs. Typically you will select 12 credits in total.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Field trips, if any, depend on subjects chosen. Allow up to $30.


Recommended Prior Learning

Some Level 1 Innovative Horticulture Achievement Standards OR some Level 1 Standards in Business Studies, Science or Social Sciences. This depends on which subjects you choose. Please consult with the Innovative Horticulture Manager.


Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91103 v2 English 2.6 - Create a crafted and controlled visual and verbal text
3
3
3
3
3
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91865 v1 Agribusiness 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of future proofing influences that affect business viability
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91296 v2 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 2.8 - Produce a landscape plan
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91292 v2 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of how management practices influence plant growth and development in NZ commercial production
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91291 v2 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of advanced plant propagation techniques used for commercial production in New Zealand
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91289 v2 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 2.1 - Carry out an extended practical agricultural or horticultural investigation
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits
7
19
3
3
3
 Construction & Infrastructure
 Manufacturing & Technology
 Primary Industries
 Services Industries
 Social & Community Services
 Creative Industries