Level 3 Modern Horticulture

03MHORT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr V. Shankar

The Science and Business of growing Plants – for the Modern World. A selection of Unit Standards will be agreed with the student. THEORY + Practical Hands on learning In the REWA Garden here at school. 

Core Standards = 20 Credits. Learn about Permaculture (2) Garden / Landscape Design - Plant Biology (3) the *Horticulture Industry* in New Zealand

Additional Standards may be available

RECOMMENDED PRIOR LEARNING

Satisfactory completion of Level 2 MHORT or any of the Level 2 Sciences.  An interview with Mr V. Shankar, Horticulture Teacher, may be required.

UE Pathway - will be discussed and planned 

Vocational pathway - leads to Work (a job) or a Level 3 Apprenticeship - at the end of Year 13


Recommended Prior Learning

10 credits 02MHORT or exemption from HOLA.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 771 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of the production horticulture industry in New Zealand
3
I
5
U.S. 21041 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of permaculture and plan a site
3
I
10
U.S. 29829 v1 Demonstrate understanding of plant structure, functions and processes
3
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

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