Year 10 Agricultural and Horticultural Science
Teacher in Charge: Mrs H. McKoy
Agricultural and Horticultural Science
Assessment: NCEA Level 1 – 4 credits.
This course has a large practical component. The students are expected to maintain their own garden plot at school. It is designed to give an appreciation for creation and encourages students to be good stewards of the resources we have. The course covers the basics of plant structure, function and propagation, and an understanding of agricultural products. It also gives an overview of the agricultural and horticultural industries, and the wide range of career opportunities available. This course contributes towards the Level 1 NCEA certificate.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Fee: $10 for consumable products.
Total Credits Available: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines
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