Level 1 Innovative Production Horticulture - Semester B

1PROHB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs H. Johnson

This is a practical course in which you learn about preparing and sowing seed beds and growing plants from seed both indoors and outdoors. This is a Unit Standard course which is a starting point in preparing you for a job in primary industries.


Pathway

Level 2 Innovative Production Horticulture - Semester A, Level 2 Innovative Production Horticulture - Semester B, Level 3 Innovative Horticulture - Semester A

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Clearfile, refill, laptop


Recommended Prior Learning

None necessary. The modular nature of these courses requires you to be able to work independently.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1 v5 Prepare and sow outdoor seedbeds manually
1
I
5
U.S. 497 v10 Demonstrate knowledge of workplace health and safety requirements
1
I
3
U.S. 18743 v5 Produce a spreadsheet from instructions using supplied data
1
I
2
U.S. 23780 v1 Undertake general garden maintenance
1
I
5
U.S. 23782 v1 Identify containers, materials, plants, and tools used in plant propagation
1
I
2
U.S. 23783 v1 Grow and maintain plants in containers from seed
1
I
5
A.S. 90923 v2 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.9 - Demonstrate knowledge of basic plant propagation techniques
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90930 v3 Chemistry 1.1 - Carry out a practical chemistry investigation, with direction
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 30 credits.

Disclaimer

Course selection will depend on the option lines and student numbers. There is no guarantee that the courses you select now will all be available for you in 2021.