Horticultural Studies - pathways to learning with ACS Distance Education:
choose from a wide range of courses written and taught by our specialist tutors.
Today degrees are often pushed as an essential route to a good job. However, there are so many other factors which will determine whether a person gets a good job or not -
We also have to consider what do we mean by a “good job”? Not everyone wants a high-flying job earning a lot of money. Some people will consider a “good job” as one they enjoy, one that is rewarding, one that makes them feel good about themselves.
Only you know the answer to whether a degree is essential for you to get a “good job”. There are a number of pathways you might take before moving on to a degree. If you have not studied for sometime, this is also a good way to get you used to stduying again.
In addition, studying by distance learning with ACS gives you a flexible approach - you can study at a time and place that suits you, using our online and eLearning options. This means that if you are working, you can continue to earn whilst you study.
Why not consider a 100 hour course to get you started?
Amenity Horticulture II
Horticultural Research II
Horticulture III (Plant Health)
Organic Plant Culture
Or move on to a certificate course?
Certificates – 600-700 hour courses, which include:
Certificate In Arboriculture
Certificate In Horticulture (Plant Protection)
Certificate In Horticulture (Propagation)
Advanced Certificate – 700-900 hours, which inlcude:
Advanced Certificate In Applied Management (Arboriculture)
Advanced Certificate In Applied Management (Horticultural Technology)
Diploma – 2100 hours, which inlcude:
Diploma In Horticultural Science
Advanced Diploma – 2650 hours, which include:
Advanced Diploma In Horticulture - Ornamental Horticulture
Then, if you are interested in a Horticulture degree, please visit our affiliates, Warnborough College.
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