Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5069N
First Term: 1997 Fall   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 13
CIP Code: 01.0605

Occupational Area: Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources
Instructional Council: Agriculture/Equine Science (02)
GPA: 2.00
SOC Code: 25-1041 37-1012 37-3012

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Landscape Aide program emphasizes the technology of production and management. The program is designed to prepare students to become employed as technicians, supervisors, managers, or owners in nurseries or landscape construction. In addition the program prepares students for jobs with government agencies or other agencies involved with the technical phases of the Urban Horticulture industry.

Required Courses
AGL181 Landscape Construction Techniques 3
AGL189 Landscape Design I 3
AGS164 Plant Growth and Development 4
AGS183 Urban Plant Identification and Use 3
Credits: 13

Program Competencies
1. Read landscape blueprints and specifications, operate landscape equipment and install complete landscapes. (AGL181)
2. Draw landscape designs using professional landscape drafting techniques including planting plans and sprinkler systems for residential and commercial structures. (AGL189)
3. Classify agricultural plants according to use, growth habits and economic importance in determining the factors influencing plant behavior and accepted cultural practices. (AGS164)
4. Identify common landscape plants by botanical and common name and know how they are used in the landscape. (AGS183)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: 5-27-97

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.