Catalog 2016-2017 
    
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Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HORT 132 Survey of Landscape Materials

2 credits
Introduces students to the types and uses of hard goods in the creation of a successful landscape. Field trips will be a major component of this course as we meet professionals who use and create these hard goods.

Quarters Offered: Spring

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Identify suppliers of different types of hard goods
  • List the advantages and disadvantages of using various landscape materials
  • Network with professionals in the landscape supply trade
  • Identify current trends in the landscape industry
  • Evaluate the use of different materials used in a landscape
  • Effectively identify and evaluate possible materials for use in specific hardscape application