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Colaiste Stiofain Naofa CFE

Colaiste Stiofain Naofa CFE

Horticulture


Course Code:  5M2586
Award Code(s):  5M2586
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
This is a one year full time course. The college provides excellent facilities to enable a practical application of the theory being delivered in class. There are five hectares of landscape on site, including Nursery Stock, Vegetable Allotment, Glasshouse, Micro Propagation Lab, and Natural and Synthetic Sports Pitches.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Plant Protection 5N2546
Plant Science 5N2528
Plant Identification and Use 5N2527
Soil Science and Growing Media 5N2530
Garden Design 5N2551
Turf Grass Establishment and Maintenance 5N2431
Communications 5N0690
Word Processing 5N1358
Work Practice 5N1433

 

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Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry & Food
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