PLHRT 1102

PLHRT 1102

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

The objective is to instill in students a lifelong appreciation for how gardening can enhance individual well-being through aesthetics, culinary experiences, and mastery of techniques. Emphasizes hands-on learning and practice of key gardening skills and techniques in the greenhouse and the field, such as landscape management, garden design, propagation, pruning, grafting, pest management, and flower arrangement. There is one Saturday field trip at the end of the semester to visit gardens in the local area.

When Offered Spring.

Fees Course fee: TBA for materials.
Permission Note Enrollment limited to: freshmen, sophomores and juniors only.

Course Attribute (CU-SBY)

Comments Not for Plant Sciences or Agricultural Science majors.

Outcomes
  • Develop a life-long appreciation for how gardening can enhance individual well-being through aesthetics, culinary experiences, and mastery of techniques.
  • Apply key gardening skills and techniques, such as landscape management, garden design, propagation, pruning, grafting, pest management, and flower arrangement.
  • Explain the science behind various practices used in the production and management of fruits, vegetables, flowers, grass and landscape plants.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 2 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  2682PLHRT 1102  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Not intended for grad students, Ag Sciences or Plant Sciences majors. Students who do not attend the first class or provide prior notice to instructor of their absence from first class will be dropped from the instructor's roster. No remote access for this course, as the department has deemed it impossible for students to satisfactorily meet learning goals if enrolled remotely.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  •  2683PLHRT 1102  LAB 401

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.