Open Study College

Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Horticulture

Open Study College
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Description

Learn all you need to know about the principles of horticulture this course, from home!

Whether you're a keen amateur gardener, thinking of a career change, or want to go further with your gardening business, you can now gain the skills in horticulture you need for success.


Develop your scientific knowledge of plant classification and structure
Understand how to optimise plant nutrition and health
Learn how to apply your knowledge to plant selection and garden planning
Discover how to grow outdoor fruit and vegetables within a garden environment


Our experienced and friendly tutors will help you every step of the way.

You can work at your own pace. Completed coursework can be delivered by post or via email, so handing in an assignment is simple.

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What you'll learn on the course

Nutrition
Horticulture
Plant Science
Plant Biology
Gardening
Planning
Cultivation
Plant Engineering
Production
Plant Nutrition

Course programme

  • Unit 1: Plant Classification, Structure and Function
  • Unit 2: Plant Nutrition and the Root Environment
  • Unit 3: Maintaining Plant Health
  • Unit 4: Understanding Plant Propagation
  • Unit 5: Understanding Garden Features, Plant Selection and Planning
  • Unit 6: Understanding the Choice, Establishment and Maintenance of Garden Plants and Lawns
  • Unit 7: Understanding the Production of Outdoor Vegetables and Fruit
  • Unit 8: Understanding Protected Environments and their use in Plant Cultivation

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