Melbourne Polytechnic

Diploma of Horticulture

AHC50416

Fairfield

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 Melbourne Polytechnic

  • $7,700*

    + $345 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Fairfield

    • February 2018

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

    • In class

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

  • $16,650*

    + $345 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Fairfield

    • February 2018

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

    • In class

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

*Verified June 23, 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
Year 12

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

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 Melbourne Polytechnic, 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.

  • Prepare estimates, quotes and tenders
    AHCBUS504

  • Prepare a landscape design
    AHCDES502

  • Diagnose plant health problems
    AHCPCM501

  • Collect and classify plants
    AHCPCM502

  • Manage plant cultural practices
    AHCPGD501

  • Plan the restoration of parks and gardens
    AHCPGD502

  • Monitor and manage soils for production projects
    AHCSOL501

  • Prepare reports
    AHCWRK503

  • Implement professional practice
    AHCWRK507

Course Provider

Registered
1995
Courses
407
Provider Type
Unknown
Restrictions

No Restrictions