Plant Science

PSS301

This online course introduces the basic theoretical knowledge of plant processes and nursery production including sexual and asexual propagation methods.

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    Level
    3
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    Credits
    15
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    EFTs
    0.125
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    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

Fee free offer

Courses offered under the Certificate of Achievement in Environmental Management of Plants and Soils  are currently fee free. Check out the Fee free offer tab on the qualification web page for information.

Students who successfully complete this online course will be able to

  • Demonstrate knowledge of plant propagation by budding, grafting, layering and tissue culture
  • Demonstrate knowledge of sexual and asexual plant propagation
  • Demonstrate knowledge of nursery production practices
  • Demonstrate knowledge of plant processes and plant life cycles

Other requirements

Your course is delivered 100% online. To complete this course you will need access to a computer or device, broadband internet and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol. 

Assessment

This course is 100% internally assessed

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • Choose the qualification you will study the course under.
  • Check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.
  •  
    Level
    3
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    EFTs
    0.125
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying