Leisure Gardening

This course provides an introduction to practical gardening techniques in a relaxed and informal environment.

Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10263
Campus: Ballynahinch, Holywood
Study Type: Part-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Horticulture
Course Overview

This course is suitable for students who have previously completed a Level 2 Gardening course with us, or who have a good level of gardening knowledge already and wish to continue to develop their skills.

It is delivered over one semester (Sept - Dec or Feb - June).

Our campus garden is used as an outdoor classroom, and over the course of the term you will be able to participate in many seasonal aspects of gardening.

This is a leisure course. 

You're a keen gardener.

If you are brand new to gardening, please consider one of our Level 2 accredited courses as an introduction, such as Gardening Skills or Plant Knowledge.

 Practical Gardening.

The horticultural facilities on our Holywood Campus.

You can progress on to any of our Level 2 Certificate courses including Gardening Skills, Plant Knowledge, Growing Organic Fruit and Veg, Garden Design or Botanical Art.

To have completed one of our Level 2 courses, or have a reasonable level of Gardening knowledge.

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Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

We strive to ensure the description of courses on SERC's website and in publications is accurate. However, for various reasons there may be occasions when the College may need to change arrangements or be unable to deliver classes due to circumstances such as reduced funding. If there are insufficient numbers applying for a course it may not be viable to deliver the class.

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