GIVE

Curriculum for Garden Design & Management Specialization


This specialization is designed for students who are interested in the relationship of plants to people, including garden design, plants and human behavior and management of plants in landscapes and public garden spaces.


Course Number

Title

Hours

Term Offered

ORH3513C

Environmental Plant Identification & Use

3

Fall, Summer

LDE3410C

Residential Landscape Design

3

Fall

PLS3004C

Principles of Plant Science

3

Fall, Spring

ORH4236C

Landscape & Turfgrass Management

3

Spring

SWS3022 & 3022L

Soils & Soils Lab

4

Fall, Spring

ORH3773 & 3773L

Public Gardens & Public Gardens Lab

3

Fall

LDE4404C

Advanced Residential Landscape Design

3

Spring

PLS4941

Practical Work Experience

3

Fall, Spring, Summer

ORH4804 & 4804L

Annual & Perennial Gardening & Lab

3

Spring odd years

ORH4933

Professional Development

1

 Spring

ORH4905

Capstone Experience

3

 Fall, Spring

Approved Electives: Minimum 24 credits.
Choose courses from each focus area below. Minimum credits required in each focus area appear in parentheses. Consult an adviser for other options, which may include study abroad courses.

Cultural and Social Issues (3)


AEB 4126 Agricultural and Natural Resource Ethics
ALS 3133 Agricultural and Environmental Quality
FYC 4409 Working with Nonprofit Organizations in Community Settings
FYC 4410 Fund Raising for Community Nonprofit Organizations
GEO 3427 Plants, Health and Spirituality

Communications (3)


AEB 4424 Human Resource Management
AEC 3073 Intercultural Communications
AEC 4052 Communication Campaign Strategies
AEC 4434 Communication in Groups and Teams

Ecology and the Environment (3)
BOT 3151C Local Flora of North Florida
SWS 4244 Wetlands
WIS 3401 Wildlife Ecology and Management

Plant Pest Management (3)


ENY 3005 and 3005L Principles of Entomology and Entomology Laboratory
IPM 3022 Fundamentals of Pest Management
IPM 4254 Landscape IPM: Ornamentals and Turf
PLP 3002C Fundamentals of Plant Pathology
PLS 4601C Principles of Weed Science

Plant Production and Management (3)


AGR 4512 Physiology and Ecology of Crops
EVR 3323 Introduction to Ecosystem Restoration
HOS 4304 Horticulture Physiology
HOS 4341 Advanced Horticulture Physiology
ORH 3222C Turfgrass Culture
ORH 4242C Arboriculture
MAR 3025 Principles of Marketing
PUR 3000 Principles of Public Relations

Landscape and Design Development (3)


LAA 2710 History of Landscape Architecture
LAA 4260 Site Design of Green Roofs
ORH 3053C Principles of Floral Art