L2 Horticulture & Sustainability - Semester B

2HSUB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs B. Neville

Level 2 Horticulture & Sustainability - Semester B

Semester B of L2 Horticulture and Sustainability sees the introduction of the first sustainability standard.  Students will take a personal action towards a sustainability issue.  This can be of their choosing or they will participate in planting riparian strips alongside the Kaipara River.

Landscaping is also completed this semester, with students using their horticultural knowledge to design a landscape suitable for a section in a new local subdivision.


Pathway

L3 Horticulture & Sustainability - Semester A

Prior Learning & Prerequisites

Year 10 Horticulture & Sustainability OR

Level 1 Horticulture & Sustainability OR

L1 Biology

In some cases, students who have not completed any of these courses will be admitted at the discretion of the Teacher in Charge.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90810 v3 Education for Sustainability 2.1 - Undertake a personal action, with reflection, that contributes to a sustainable future
2
I
6
Y
6r
A.S. 91296 v2 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 2.8 - Produce a landscape plan
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Pathway Tags

Agricultural/Horticultural Scientist, Agricultural/Horticultural Consultant, Beekeeper, Arborist, Farmer/Farm Manager, Biosecurity Officer, Crop Worker, Crop Farmer/Manager, Forest Manager, Forestry and Logging Worker, Forestry Scientist, Landscaper, Groundsperson, Nursery Grower/Worker, Packhouse Worker, Quarantine Officer, Orchard Farmer/Manager, Butcher, Landscape Architect


Related Videos
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/rural/2019/06/opinion-celebrating-sustainability-in-horticulture.html
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.