• 89710100 Intro to Plant Science 1A (Principles of Agriculture, Food, & Natural Resources)

    Course Description:

    Intro to Plant Science is designed to develop an understanding of turf grass management techniques and practices. To prepare for careers in horticultural systems, students must attain academic skills and knowledge, acquire technical knowledge and skills related to horticultural systems and the workplace, and develop knowledge and skills regarding career opportunities, entry requirements, and industry expectations. To prepare for success, students need opportunities to learn, reinforce, apply, and transfer their knowledge and skills and technologies in a variety of settings. (Must sign up simultaneously for Landscape Design, Turfgrass Management and Principles of AFNR) *Offered only at TECC-West **Program fees may apply

    Grades: 9-12

     

    89710300 Intro to Plant Science 1B (Turf Grass Management)

    Course Description:

    Intro to Plant Science is designed to develop an understanding of turf grass management techniques and practices. To prepare for careers in horticultural systems, students must attain academic skills and knowledge, acquire technical knowledge and skills related to horticultural systems and the workplace, and develop knowledge and skills regarding career opportunities, entry requirements, and industry expectations. To prepare for success, students need opportunities to learn, reinforce, apply, and transfer their knowledge and skills and technologies in a variety of settings. (Must sign up simultaneously for Landscape Design, Turfgrass Management and Principles of AFNR) *Offered only at TECC-West **Program fees may apply

    Grades: 9-12

     

    89710200 Intro to Plant Science 1C (Landscape Design and Management)

    Course Description:

    Intro to Plant Science is designed to develop an understanding of turf grass management techniques and practices. To prepare for careers in horticultural systems, students must attain academic skills and knowledge, acquire technical knowledge and skills related to horticultural systems and the workplace, and develop knowledge and skills regarding career opportunities, entry requirements, and industry expectations. To prepare for success, students need opportunities to learn, reinforce, apply, and transfer their knowledge and skills and technologies in a variety of settings. (Must sign up simultaneously for Landscape Design, Turfgrass Management and Principles of AFNR) *Offered only at TECC-West **Program fees may apply

    Grades: 9-12

     

    Horticulture (Horticulture Science/Agriculture Lab)

    Course Description:

    Horticultural Science is designed to develop an understanding of common horticultural management practices as they relate to food and ornamental plant production. To prepare for careers in horticultural systems, students must attain academic skills and knowledge, acquire technical knowledge and skills related to horticulture and the workplace, and develop knowledge and skills regarding career opportunities, entry requirements, and industry expectations. To prepare for success, students need opportunities to learn, reinforce, apply, and transfer knowledge and skills in a variety of settings. *Offered only at TECC-West **Fees required

    Grades: 10-12

     

    89710800 Advanced Plant and Soil Science 1A (Greenhouse Operation and Production)

    Course Description:

    Advanced Plant and Soil Science is designed to develop an understanding of greenhouse production techniques and practices. To prepare for careers in horticultural systems, students must attain academic skills and knowledge, acquire technical knowledge and skills related to horticultural systems and the workplace, and develop knowledge and skills regarding career opportunities, entry requirements, and industry expectations. To prepare for success, students need opportunities to learn, reinforce, apply, and transfer their knowledge and skills and technologies in a variety of settings. (Must sign up simultaneously for Advanced Plant and Soil Science 1A and Advanced Plant and Soil Science 1B). *Offered only at TECC-West **Fees required ***Counts as a fourth Science credit

    Grades: 11 & 12

     

    89711000 Advanced Plant and Soil Science 1B (Advanced Plant and Soil Science)

    Course Description:

    Advanced Plant and Soil Science is designed to develop an understanding of greenhouse production techniques and practices. To prepare for careers in horticultural systems, students must attain academic skills and knowledge, acquire technical knowledge and skills related to horticultural systems and the workplace, and develop knowledge and skills regarding career opportunities, entry requirements, and industry expectations. To prepare for success, students need opportunities to learn, reinforce, apply, and transfer their knowledge and skills and technologies in a variety of settings. (Must sign up simultaneously for Advanced Plant and Soil Science 1A and Advanced Plant and Soil Science 1B). *Offered only at TECC-West **Fees required ***Counts as a fourth Science credit

    Grades: 11 & 12

     

    89711500 Practicum in Horticulture (Practicum in Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources)

    Course Description:

    Practicum in Horticulture is designed to give students supervised practical application of knowledge and skills. Practicum experiences can occur in a variety of locations appropriate to the nature and level of experiences such as employment, independent study, internships, assistantships, mentorships, or laboratories. To prepare for careers in agriculture, food and natural resources, students must attain academic skills and knowledge, acquire technical knowledge and skills related to the workplace, and develop knowledge and skills regarding career opportunities, entry requirements, and industry expectations. To prepare for success, students need opportunities to learn, reinforce, apply, and transfer their knowledge and skills and technologies in a variety of settings. *Offered only at TECC-West **Program fees may apply ***Student must provide transportation to and from practicum site

    Grades: 11 & 12