AGR101

Level 1 Agriculture

Course Description

The semester 1 course is designed to take full advantage of the school facilities. Students will grow plants from seed, maintain a small garden and learn the correct use of garden tools. They will also be introduced to range of agricultural and horticultural primary production in New Zealand and be introduced to landscape gardening and design. If you do not like getting your hands dirty, you will not enjoy this course, as we will aim to spend a minimum of one period a week in the garden.


Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 11 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90922 v2
NZQA Info
Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.8 - Design a landscape plan that reflects user requirements
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90920 v2
NZQA Info
Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.4 - Demonstrate knowledge of the geographic distribution of agricultural and horticultural primary production in New Zealand
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 23783 v1
NZQA Info
Grow and maintain plants in containers from seed
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 11
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 3
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

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