National Certificate in Horticulture (Level 3)

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Qualification Structure


To achieve this qualification, you need to successfully complete 105 credits, with at least 40 credits at Level 3 or above. 

After you have completed US22177, US27707, US27708 and US829, you can enrol in up to 21 credits at a time unless otherwise approved by the programme leader.

You will need to submit the first two assessments (US22177 and 829) by week 10 to be able to continue in the programme.

All of the other courses in this programme can be studied in any order.

 

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Demonstrate knowledge of the structure and function of plants US22177 2 5
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Demonstrate knowledge of plant propagation by budding, grafting, layering and tissue culture US27707 2 5
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Demonstrate knowledge of sexual and asexual plant propagation US27708 2 6
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Demonstrate knowledge of plant nomenclature US829 2 5
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Demonstrate knowledge of soils and fertilisers US22174 2 5
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Demonstrate knowledge of pruning and training amenity trees and shrubs US1672 3 5
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Identify and describe weeds, and methods of prevention and control US27210 3 6
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Identify and describe plant pests, diseases, and disorders, and methods of prevention and control US27208 3 8
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Select plants for landscaping and amenity horticulture US1676 4 7
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Elective Section At least 43 Credits are required
Demonstrate Knowledge of plant processes and plant life cycles US22178 3 5
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Monitor and interpret weather information US19138 2 4
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Identify trees, shrubs, and climbers used in amenity horticulture US24648 3 10
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Identify annuals, herbaceous perennials, biennials and bulbs used in amenity horticulture US21031 3 10
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Revegetate indigenous plant areas US21033 4 10
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Demonstrate knowledge of factors influencing the development of organic horticulture in New Zealand US10325 4 10
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Prune and train amenity trees and shrubs up to 4 metres high US21032 4 10
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Demonstrate knowledge of nursery growing media and soils US20570 2 5
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Identify and interpret agrichemical product information, and demonstrate knowledge of safety with agrichemicals US27213 2 5
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Explain how plant structures, functions and processes adapt to different environments US22194 4 5
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Recognise plant pests, diseases, and disorders, and beneficial organisms US27211 4 6
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