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Active as of Fall Semester 2012

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Applied Plant Science Lab

2. Course Prefix & Number:
HORT 1106

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 2

Lab Hours: 4

4. Course Description:

This course is a survey of the horticulture industry and its practices.  Lab time will be spent touring parts of the industry, interacting with guest speakers from the industry, and examining plants, their parts, and their needs.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): No placement tests required Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

HORT 1106 - Applied Plant Science Lab

There are no prerequisites for this course.

7. Other Prerequisites

Expected Outcome

Goal Area

Analyze and describe different horticultural industries


Differentiate plant structures for use in identification


Execute proper procedures for soil pH testing


Prune small woody plants


Discuss and differentiate industries needs


Differentiate options for apple trees in a homeowner setting


Execute plant propagation options


9. Co-requisite Courses:

HORT 1106 - Applied Plant Science Lab

There are no corequisites for this course.