HORT 227 Horticulture Practicum

Horticulture Practicum allows students to find a course of study outside course offerings such as sustainability certification, aquaponics, or a specialized topic that is not covered at length in class. Students will be exposed to new ideas through hands-on, self-directed or supervised training that pertains to individual career interests.

Credits

1-6 Credits

HORT 227Horticulture Practicum

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I. General Information

Department

Agriculture

II. Course Specification

Course Type

Program Requirement

Credit Hours Narrative

1-6 Credits

Grading Method

Pass/fail

Repeatable

Y

Credit Hours Maximum, if repeatable

6

III. Catalog Course Description

Horticulture Practicum allows students to find a course of study outside course offerings such as sustainability certification, aquaponics, or a specialized topic that is not covered at length in class. Students will be exposed to new ideas through hands-on, self-directed or supervised training that pertains to individual career interests.

IV. Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

Describe horticultural topics not covered in degree requirements and explain benefits Report on research and training from specialized areas of the industry Provide clear learning outcomes from work experiences Analyze career fields and experience requirements

V. Topical Outline (Course Content)

Work minimum hours to satisfy credit load Keep journal on work experience

VI. Delivery Methodologies