1HSUA

L1 Horticulture & Sustainability - Semester A

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs B. Neville

L1 Horticulture & Sustainability - Semester A

This course includes plant propagation techniques (growing a vegetable garden) and the skills associated with successfully growing food crops.  Students learn about plant structure and function and how to enhance conditions to get the best growth rates from crops, through investigation.  They will grow a garden and keep a log book of the tools they use and be able to describe how they use them.


Prior Learning & Prerequisites

Plant structure and function from junior science.

Year 10 Horticulture and Sustainability.


Pathway

This course leads to L2 Horticulture and Sustainability. Sustainability is introduced in L2 where the students/kaitiaki are required to carry out a personal action in the form of planting riparian strips to repair/sustain the Kaipara River.

Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance however, you will need to select both Semester A and B.

Total Credits Available: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90157 v4
NZQA Info
Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.2 - Demonstrate practical skills used in agricultural or horticultural production
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90918 v2
NZQA Info
Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.1 - Carry out a practical agricultural or horticultural investigation
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 90923 v2
NZQA Info
Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.9 - Demonstrate knowledge of basic plant propagation techniques
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 12
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 4
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 4

Disclaimer

Selection of a course does not guarantee entry into the course. Courses may not run due to low numbers and timetable clashes may occur. In both of these situations, the student will be consulted about alternative courses during the Course Confirmation process.

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