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Diploma of Horticulture

National ID: AHC50416 | State ID: BDD0

 

This course provides graduates with skills suited to a variety of occupations at a management level.

Employment prospects exist in local government, state government, nursery and turf, floriculture, gardening and the landscape industry.

This course is delivered at South Metropolitan TAFE over 1 semester, which equates to 6 months of full-time study.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

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Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Murdoch
Duration
How Flexible
Part Time
When Available Semester 2, 2017

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Further study opportunities:

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2017

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

ELECTIVE UNITS

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assess new industry developments AHCWRK504 BAO81
Collect and classify plants AHCPCM502 BAN94
Collect and manage data AHCWRK502 BAP32
Conduct comprehensive inspection of park facilities AHCPGD505 BAN06
Cost a project AHCBUS402 BAS37
Develop a management plan for a designated area AHCLPW501 BAP43
Identify, select and specify trees AHCARB502 BAT72
Manage trial and research material AHCWRK505 BAN60
Prepare estimates, quotes and tenders AHCBUS504 BAM67
Prepare reports AHCWRK503 BAR59
  • This course will not use TAFE Admissions for Semester Two 2017, please apply direct to South Metropolitan TAFE as per below.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III

South Metropolitan TAFE maintains strong relationships with a number of universities. On completion of diploma and advanced diploma courses, students may be eligible for credit towards a bachelor degree at one of our university partners. For details of our university pathway options, visit our Uni Pathways page.

Please note: Different university entrance arrangements may apply to international students. For further details please contact the individual Universities directly.

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Page last updated May 30, 2017