Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-001-115 020001 Landscaping-Applied
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-001-115 LANDSCAPING-APPLIED ...provides the opportunity for the learner to develop the knowledge, skills, processes and understanding of applying the course work learned throughout the two years of the associate degree program. (Prerequisites: 10-001-170, Integrated Pest Management: 10-001-172, Landscape Maintenance; 10-001-174, Prin of Landscape Design/Graph)
Total Credits4
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Communicate with the horticulture industry.
  2. Justify the selection of the appropriate woody plant(s) under the given circumstances for the project at hand.
  3. Justify the selection of the appropriate herbaceous plant(s) under the given circumstances for the project at hand.
  4. Execute IPM (Integrated Pest Management)
  5. Prescribe proper maintenance plans.
  6. Determine nutritional requirements of turfgrasses and ornamentals.
  7. Analyze soil and its influence on plant life and development.
  8. Explain how to manage turfgrass.
  9. Deliver a landscape design plan.
  10. Design a landscape construction plan.
  11. Design an irrigation equipment plan.
  12. Execute plant diagnostic skills.
  13. Propagate horticulture plants.
  14. Use CAD (Computer Aided Design).
  15. Utilize sustainable practices and birational controls.
  16. Defend Capstone Project.