Course

Demonstrate knowledge of plant nomenclature


Course code US829

This course will introduce you to why botanists label plants with a common name and double barrel botanical name. The course explains how the botanical names are very descriptive, deeply rooted in Latin and how by looking at these names you can tell if the plants are related.

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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  • Choose the qualification you will study the course under. See the Work towards tab below for qualification options.
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  • Level 2  
    Credits
  • Study type Open  
    EFTS 0.0417  
  • Availability
    2019 :  
    This course will start on the first Monday of the month you select for enrolment.
  • Delivery type
    2019 :  
    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
    2019 :  
    NZ students $0 + $60 annual administration fee
    Unavailable to international students
  • Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying