City & Guilds Diploma in Horticulture (SCQF Level 6)

Course Content

This course is aimed primarily at learners who wish to work within the horticultural industry or wish to progress to other related qualifications in the land-based sector. The course is built around horticultural units, which also include some hard landscaping, and plant production units.

Entry Requirements

Minimum of two National 5 qualifications (or equivalent) at grade C or above or National Certificate in Horticulture or appropriate units in horticulture/landscaping/estates. We will consider applicants who have relevant experience but no formal qualifications.

Method of Assessment

Ongoing assessments - observation of practical tasks, written assignments and garden design projects.  Also includes a 50 hour work experience unit.

Future Prospects

HNC Horticulture; HNC Landscape Management; HND Horticulture.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    23 Aug 2021

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    34 Weeks

  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page
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