Level 2 Innovative Production Horticulture - Semester A

2PROHA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs H. Johnson

This is a practical course in which you learn about factors which influence plant growth, soils and fertilisers, germination and growing plants from cuttings. 

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.


Pathway

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

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Field trip/off site costs depend on subjects chosen. Allow up to $30.


Recommended Prior Learning

Some Level 1 Innovative Horticulture Unit Standards or please discuss with Innovative Horticulture Manager.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 2803 v5 Maintain a documented work record for a primary industry operation
2
I
5
U.S. 22174 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of soils and fertilisers
2
I
5
U.S. 23781 v2 Grow and pot up plants from stem cuttings
2
I
5
U.S. 29504 v1 Prick-out seedlings or rooted cuttings, transplant, and pot-on young plants into containers under close supervision
2
I
4
U.S. 29508 v1 Sow seeds and monitor germination and emergence under close supervision
2
I
5
A.S. 91289 v2 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 2.1 - Carry out an extended practical agricultural or horticultural investigation
2
I
4
Y
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
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 32 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 32 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.