Introduction to Horticulture
Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
Length of Course: Semester
Pre-requisite: Passing Grade in Previous Science Class or Instructor Approval
Credit: ½ Science or Elective
Course Overview: This class will provide an introduction to the structure, function, and physiology of flowering plants including their classification, adaptations, and distribution. Other topics will be career opportunities, greenhouse and nursery management, and landscaping. It will be a collaborative class in which both the instructor and the students are active participants in the educational process, including hands-on activities.