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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSE 110 - Introduction to Horticulture and Green Design

Students will understand the science of growing plants.  They will learn to apply botany and soil science to produce horticulture crops.  Students will participate in hands-on projects to apply basic science principles including flower arranging, container plant production, and community gardening and they will learn to evaluate scientific articles.  Students will also apply the science of horticulture to topics in the green design field such as permaculture, green roof design, and sustainable landscape design and construction.  Course may include field trips during class hours.

General Education Requirements: Satisfies the General Education Applications of Scientific Knowledge Requirement.

Course Typically Offered: Spring

Credits: 3