DN 272 – BAgrSc (Hons) Horticulture, Landscape and Sportsturf Management

Area:
South Dublin City
Price: -
Duration: 4 Years
Type:
CAO and Third Level

Course description

CAO CODE : DN 272 Horticulture is the art and science of plant cultivation for human use, covering a range of modules, including the sciences, plant protection, environmental studies, business, management and communications, and growing plants. Sportsturf Management focuses on the science behind developing and maintaining Ireland’s golf courses, tennis courts and sport pitches. The objectives of this degree are to give you: An appreciation of the importance of plants for human existence Knowledge of the growth, development and protection of plants and use of plants for food, leisure, sports, social and environmental benefits An understanding of horticultural plant production systems and how their components are integrated and managed in an environmentally friendly and sustainable manner Knowledge of the horticulture, landscape and sportsturf industries.