ERIC Number: ED052327
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Outlines of Courses in Ornamental Horticulture.
Richards, F. L.
Intended to suggest subject matter content of courses or programs in ornamental horticulture for high school and postsecondary vocational-technical programs, this curriculum guide was prepared by staff members of the Agricultural Education Department at the Pennsylvania State University, and tested in a workshop with vocational agriculture teachers. Contents are: (1) Outlines of Courses in Ornamental Horticulture, (2) Ornamental Horticulture Programs for Grades 10, 11, and 12, (3) Nursery Production, (4) Greenhouse Crop Production, (5) Landscape Contracting, (6) Retail Flower Shop Operation and Management, (7) Turfgrass Maintenance and Establishment, (8) Retail Garden Store Operations, (9) Arboriculture, and (10) Horticultural Mechanics. The content is presented in outline form under each topic, and is applicable to the United States and lower Canada. (GB)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Curriculum Guides, High Schools, Landscaping, Nurseries (Horticulture), Ornamental Horticulture, Postsecondary Education, Technical Education, Turf Management
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pa. 16802, Department of Agricultural Education ($1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Div. of Adult and Vocational Research.
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Dept. of Agricultural Education.