Horticulture, Landscaping & Sports Turf
Horticulture Management; Higher National Certificate
Horticulture is increasingly concerned with improving peoples’ lives, whether that’s in supporting the environment, contributing to societal well-being or managing sustainable food production.
Horticulture and Management HNC is a challenging course which has been designed to provide you with both the knowledge, technical skills and behaviours to enter the industry at a managerial level. Horticulture is a vibrant and exciting £24 billion industry with excellent opportunities in a range of careers such as plant science, garden design and crop production. There is a recognised skills gap for people with higher level qualifications in this Industry.
You will be taught at the beautiful Brinsbury College Campus with professional support from our highly experienced and industry qualified tutors. You will experience a differentiated approach to your studies including, a blend of lectures, guest speakers, seminars, case studies as well as individual and group work.
The Horticulture and Management HNC comprises of 8 modules and they are:
Principles of Botany
Business and the Business Environment
Plant Identification and Classification
Plant and Soil Science
Managing a Successful Project
Principles of Crop Production
Plant and Crop Nutrition
Teaching in a Specialist Subject