Course

Demonstrate knowledge of soils and fertilisers


Course code US22174

This unit requires collecting and identfying three different soil samples to undergo some simple testing to determine their texture. You will need to either bag them up or photograph your tests and send in to your Tutor.

Fee free offer

Courses offered under NC1013 National Certificate in Horticulture (Introductory) (Level 2), NC1471 National Certificate in Horticulture (Level 3) and NC101408 National Certificate in Horticulture (Level 4) qualifications are currently fee free. Check out the Fee free offer tab on the qualification web page for information.

How to enrol

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  • Level 2  
    Credits
  • Study type Open  
    EFTS 0.0417  
  • Availability
    2018 :  
    This course will start on the first Monday of the month you select for enrolment.
  • Delivery type
    2018 :  
    Print only
  • Workload

    All our open courses have a credit value. For each credit, allow about 10 hours of study. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates.

  • Fees
    2018 :  
    NZ students $0 + $60 annual administration fee
    Unavailable to international students
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