Acquire and demonstrate research skills, with critical written and numerical assessment of information related to the social, technological, environmental and economic issues that impact on Horticulture today.
There are 7 lessons in this course:
- Identifying research issues and determining research priorities.
- Acquisition of technical information
- Specialised research techniques
- Research planning and designing
- Conducting research
- Writing reports
Each lesson culminates in an assignment which is submitted to the school, marked by the school's tutors and returned to you with any relevant suggestions, comments, and if necessary, extra reading.