Course description

You will have access to 500 acres of Stainborough Park to explore landscape design, today and in the past. You will also learn how to measure and record plant populations to investigate the factors which affect plant growth and the spread of different species. You will study the anatomy of a plant and link their life processes aspects of plant care. Furthermore, you will study some basic statistics, with help, to understand the growth of human populations and the need for efficient food production. Finally, you will use the internet to explore the many and varied courses which support horticultural careers. 

What can this course lead to?

Level 1 Horticulture

Useful information

Bring outdoor footwear and a warm coat.