Course Description

Level 5 Component Award – Plant ID & Use (Part-Time Course – Closed for Application)

Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture



Course Summary

The QQI Level 5 component aware in Plant ID and Use will equip the learner with the knowledge , skill and competence to identify a wide range of plants, their characteristics and their uses in different horticultural situations. This course will lead to a minor award at NFQ Level 5 in Plant Identification and Use (5N2527)

Who should apply?

This course is designed for anyone who wants to get involved in horticulture on a part time basis while gaining an approved level 5 minor award or for people who are currently working in other careers but feel that they have always wanted to learn more about horticulture. This module offers participants a chance to study at the Teagasc College, National Botanic Gardens. By taking other Level 5 modules, students may be able to build towards a full award of QQI certificate in Horticulture.

 

Module content

On completion of the course students will be able to:

  • Explain the binomial plant nomenclature system
  • Explain technical plant terminology
  • Identify a range of common plants at different stages
  • Select suitable plants for different planting situations
  • Plant a range of plants using safe working practices.

Application

Closed for Application.


Glasnevin, Dublin, Ireland
Course Code 5N2527
College Name Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture
Course Category Agriculture & Veterinary, Horticulture
Course Type Blended Learning - Mix of Classroom & Online
Course Qualification Award / Certificate
Course Location Glasnevin, Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 9
Delivery mode Classroom based
Course Start Date 30th August 2021
Course End Date 26th May 2022
Course Fee €140
Course Duration September to May
Course Times Thursday 11.30am to 2.30pm
Awarding Body QQI
Title of Awarding Level 5 Component Certificate
Entry Requirements Be aged 17+
Career Path This course will lead to a minor award at NFQ level 5.
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Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture



Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture, National Botanic Gardens of Ireland, Glasnevin, Dublin D09 VY63 (our college is located on the grounds of The National Botanic Gardens), Dublin, Ireland

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Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture
Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture, National Botanic Gardens of Ireland, Glasnevin, Dublin D09 VY63 (our college is located on the grounds of The National Botanic Gardens), Dublin, Ireland