Environmental Horticulture & Design Department Class Schedule
Search Results for Online Course Schedule
Environmental Horticulture & Design

Biological and Health Sciences (650) 949-7249


21 Courses/Sections found for Spring 2016     (Each listing represents a different section.)
Legend: • Online Course % Honors Course √ Off Campus Course   Evening Course
M=Monday  T=Tuesday  W=Wednesday  Th=Thursday  F=Friday  S=Saturday  U=Sunday

Course IDCourse TitleUnits
CRN # Course Activity Time Days Instructor Location

HORT 15ORIENTATION TO ENVIRONMENTAL HORTICULTURE4 Units
Survey of the many facets and component sciences of environmental horticulture. Exploration of the multitude of career options available in the green industry. An introduction to the vocabulary of the environmental sciences including the terminology used in the identification of plants. Foundations of plant science such as plant structure, plant growth, and the environmental needs of plants.
3.5 hours lecture, 1.5 hours laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in HORT 50A.
40499 HORT-015.-01 Lecture09:00 AM-12:15 PMFSVENSON, DANIEL8609
  Laboratory 12:15 PM-01:30 PMFSVENSON, DANIEL8609

HORT 22PLANT MATERIALS II3 Units
Identification, taxonomy, habits of growth, cultural and environmental requirements of woody plants grown in California. Emphasis on the use and maintenance of evergreen and deciduous shrubs in the landscape. Plants are observed in lab, on campus, and at off-site locations.
2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in HORT 15 strongly recommended; not open to students with credit in HORT 51B.
40500 HORT-022.-01 Lecture08:30 AM-10:20 AMMSAUTER, DAVID7204
  Laboratory 10:30 AM-01:20 PMMSAUTER, DAVID7204

HORT 23PLANT MATERIALS: CALIFORNIA NATIVE PLANTS2 Units
Identification, taxonomy, habits of growth, cultural and environmental requirements of plants native to California landscapes. Emphasis on a wide variety of native species including trees, shrubs, ground covers, and herbaceous plants. Plants are observed in lab, on campus, and at off-site locations.
1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (48 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in HORT 15 strongly recommended; not open to students with credit in HORT 51D.
40501 HORT-023.-01 Lecture08:00 AM-08:50 AMWNICCOLI, FRANCIS8609
  Laboratory 09:00 AM-11:50 AMWNICCOLI, FRANCIS8609

HORT 52CHORTICULTURE PRACTICES: PLANT INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE3 Units
Horticultural principles and practices for management of plants and gardens. Proper selection and maintenance of trees, shrubs, and ground covers. Fine gardening techniques used by landscape gardeners. Transplanting and planting containerized and boxed plant material. Preparation of planting areas and post-planting care of landscape plants. Techniques for pruning of various species. Operation of equipment and tools used in gardening.
2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in HORT 15 strongly recommended.
40123 HORT-052C-01 Laboratory02:00 PM-04:50 PMWSAUTER, DAVID7204
  Lecture 12:00 PM-01:50 PMWSAUTER, DAVID8609

HORT 52HHORTICULTURE PRACTICES: INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT3 Units
Problems of and control solutions for diseases, insects, and weeds in landscapes and gardens. Ecologically based Integrated Pest Management (IPM) practices for handling plant pathogens, insect infestations, and unwanted vegetation. Emphasis on identification, life cycles, and symptoms of diseases, insects, and weeds.
2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, HORT 15 strongly recommended.
40124 HORT-052H-01 Laboratory11:00 AM-01:50 PMThNICCOLI, FRANCIS8609
  Lecture 09:00 AM-10:50 AMThNICCOLI, FRANCIS8609

HORT 54DLANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION: APPLIED PRACTICES2 Units
The practical application of landscape construction practices to actual projects. Emphasis on field work which may include the design and construction of landscape amenities, carpentry, paving, or wall projects. Training on motorized equipment, such as tractors and backhoes used in landscape construction.
1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (48 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: HORT 54A strongly recommended.
40125 HORT-054D-01 Lecture01:40 PM-02:30 PMMSVENSON, DANIEL8607
  Laboratory 02:50 PM-05:30 PMMSVENSON, DANIEL8607

HORT 60CLANDSCAPE DESIGN: IRRIGATION3 Units
Principles of irrigation design for ornamental landscapes. Includes history of irrigation, advanced site analysis, irrigation design theory, equipment selection and layout, controller scheduling, long-term maintenance, and water conservation issues. Process of producing irrigation plans, details, and specifications.
2.5 hours lecture, 1.5 hours laboratory. (48 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: HORT 54C strongly recommended.
40420 HORT-060C-01 Lecture05:00 PM-07:15 PMWSVENSON, DANIEL8607
  Laboratory 07:25 PM-08:40 PMWSVENSON, DANIEL8607

HORT 60FLANDSCAPE DESIGN: PROCESS3 Units
Principles of landscape design process. Application of residential site analysis, program development, and landscape design theory to one or more residential scale projects. Project planning and budgeting. Landscape designer, client, and green industry professional interactions.
2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: HORT 40 & 60B.
41469 HORT-060F-01 Laboratory11:00 AM-01:50 PMTSVENSON, DANIEL8607
  Lecture 09:00 AM-10:50 AMTSVENSON, DANIEL8607

HORT 60GLANDSCAPE DESIGN: INTERMEDIATE COMPUTER APPLICATIONS3 Units
Advanced use of Vectorworks as a landscape design and drafting tool. Topics covered include structuring of drawings using layers, improving drawing skills using tool commands and shortcuts, importing and rescaling pdfs for basemaps, importing images, creating viewports and sheet layers. Also covered will be customizing tool bars, expanding plant database, and importing/exporting/printing drawings. Introduction to three-dimensional drawing using Vectorworks and related programs.
2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: HORT 40 and 45 strongly recommended; CADD experience or training and knowledge of computer operation strongly recommended.
40899 HORT-060G-01 Lecture02:00 PM-03:50 PMTSAUTER, DAVID8401
  Laboratory 04:00 PM-06:50 PMTSAUTER, DAVID8401

HORT 80CENVIRONMENTAL HORTICULTURE SPRING SKILLS2 Units
Course provides skills development and internship opportunities in Environmental Horticulture for the Spring season. This is an extension of classroom instruction covering topics such as the initiation of landscape construction projects, pest & diseases, vegetable crops, composting, and water management. Offers students the opportunity through a combination of practical field experience, independent research, student internship, and industry related educational opportunities, to explore problems and required skills in the green industry.
1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (48 hours total per quarter.)
41471 HORT-080C-01 Lecture02:00 PM-02:50 PMThSAUTER, DAVID8607
  Laboratory 03:00 PM-05:50 PMThSAUTER, DAVID8607

HORT 90XWATER CONSERVATION IN LANDSCAPE DESIGN1 Unit
Applies principles of water conservation to landscape design and construction projects. Landscape designs which incorporate water-conserving principles strive to limit the need for water and strike a balance between softscape and hardscape elements.
12 hours lecture total per quarter. (12 hours total per quarter.)
41470 HORT-090X-01 Lecture05:40 PM-08:30 PMMSVENSON, DANIEL8607
HORT-090X-01: Class meets four weeks starting the first week of classes.

Search Time: 0.296 secs.

View a different Quarter?    
A different Department?     

                                                                     

BioHealth Division
Home

Environmental
Horticulture &
Design Program

Gainful Employment
Disclosure Statements


2014 CTE Program Licensure, Pass, & Placement Rates (PDF)

Horticulture Residential Employment

Are you searching for someone to do residential design work, fine gardening or create plans for layout and planting of gardens and landscapes?

One of our students might be able to help you out.

Download and complete the Horticulture Residential Employment Form and let us help you find the right student for the task.

Download Form