Level 2 Horticulture

12HOR
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Gee

Recommended Prior Learning

Appropriate Level 1 Credits (or HOD permission)


This course continues on from the horticultural skills developed at level one. It is heavily weighted towards practical horticultural work. Included in this is planting and maintaining both a summer and winter raised Potager garden bed (flowers, herbs and vegetables) throughout the year.  The second major practical component is planting out and maintaining a native plant restoration area adjacent to the Horticulture block. 


Faculties:

Science



Career Pathways

Agricultural/Horticultural Scientist, Beekeeper, Arborist, Biosecurity Officer, Farm Assistant, Crop Worker, Crop Farmer/Manager, Forest Manager, Forestry and Logging Worker, Landscaper, Agricultural/Horticultural Field Representative, Groundsperson, Nursery Grower/Worker, Packhouse Worker, Quarantine Officer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$30 towards seed cost. All produce grown by students is theirs to take home