Box Hill Institute

Diploma of Horticulture

AHC50416

Lilydale

This diploma prepares you to work as a supervisor or manager in a large government or private horticultural enterprise with specialist skills in horticulture backed by more broad-based business skills and knowledge.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Horticulture with Box Hill Institute

  • $4,585*

    + $497 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Lilydale

    • March 2018

    • Full time (2 years), Part time (4 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (2 years), Part time (4 years)

  • $7,500*

    + $497 fees

  • Compare

  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Lilydale

    • March 2018

    • Full time (2 years), Part time (4 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (2 years), Part time (4 years)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Horticulture Manager
  • Irrigation Master Technician

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Horticulture with Box Hill Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 10 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

There are no Core Units for this qualification.

Elective Units

10 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Manage staff
    AHCBUS501

  • Design sustainable landscapes
    AHCDES501

  • Prepare a landscape design
    AHCDES502

  • Assess landscape sites
    AHCDES503

  • Diagnose plant health problems
    AHCPCM501

  • Collect and classify plants
    AHCPCM502

  • Manage plant cultural practices
    AHCPGD501

  • Manage parks and reserves
    AHCPGD503

  • Manage work health and safety processes
    AHCWHS501

  • Prepare reports
    AHCWRK503

Course Provider

Box Hill Institute delivers vocational education and training to both domestic and international students. Higher Education is also available right up to masters degree level.

The TAFE is goverment-funded and has Melbourne-based campuses located in Box Hill, Lilydale (including HE campus) and the CBD. Further-a-field, it has more than 20 campuses based around the world, which deliver Australian qualifications to people overseas.

Registered
1995
Courses
335
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions