Diploma In Urban Gardening Online Course

Learn All The Information You Need To Start A Garden In An Urban Area


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Learn All The Information You Need To Start A Garden In An Urban Area

This Urban Gardening course is designed to give you all the information you need to start a garden in an urban area. Upon completing the course, not only will you be ready to create a garden from scratch, you will know how to keep up and expand your garden year after year.

This course includes everything from choosing a location for your urban garden to collecting seeds from your garden for the following years. We have created this course to ensure that you understand what creating an urban garden entails and how to care for the garden you create.

The course is online and provides you with a convenient way to study the course material when it is most convenient for your schedule. Students who take the course still have time to continue working.

You will have access to the urban garden course material from your computer or any mobile device with internet access. We also offer access to online support 24/7.

By the end of this course, you will learn :

  • A history of urban gardening
  • Choosing the right location for your urban garden
  • Determining how much sun your garden gets
  • The tools and supplies you need for your garden
  • Understanding plant hardiness
  • The difference between annuals and perennials
  • Creating a budget for your garden
  • Appropriate plants for urban gardens
  • Preparing the soil for an urban garden
  • Crop rotation
  • Watering and fertilising
  • Tackling weeds, pests and disease
  • How to transplant plants
  • Creating compost for your urban garden
  • Preserving fruits and veg
  • Drying flowers and collecting seeds

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn the fundamentals of Urban Gardening
  2. Comprehensive 5 module Accredited Certificate in Urban Gardening  Online Course 
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading Urban Gardening experts
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion awarded with passing score for the online assessment
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device. 

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course, receive a certificate of completion with a passing score (for the online assessment) and will be issued a certificate via email.

Module 1: Introduction to Urban Gardens

  • A history of urban gardening;
  • How to choose the right location for an urban garden;
  • How to determine how much sun a location gets;
  • The basic tools that you need for urban gardening;

Module 2: Choosing Plants for your Urban Garden

  • How to find out what hardiness rating means;
  • The USDA and the RHS systems for hardiness;
  • The difference between annuals and perennials;
  • Creating a budget for your garden;

Module 3: Planting and Maintaining an Urban Garden

  • How to properly prepare soil for your garden;
  • The different ways to plant;
  • The importance of crop rotation;
  • Correct watering techniques;

Module 4: Caring for and Getting More Out of an Urban Garden

  • How to properly weed a garden;
  • How to tackle pests in a garden;
  • How to stop disease in a garden;
  • Correct transplanting methods;

Module 5: Beyond the Urban Garden

  • How to create compost;
  • How to preserve fruit and vegetables;
  • How to cut and dry flowers;
  • Preparing your garden for winter;

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

About this Course

Learn All The Information You Need To Start A Garden In An Urban Area

This Urban Gardening course is designed to give you all the information you need to start a garden in an urban area. Upon completing the course, not only will you be ready to create a garden from scratch, you will know how to keep up and expand your garden year after year.

This course includes everything from choosing a location for your urban garden to collecting seeds from your garden for the following years. We have created this course to ensure that you understand what creating an urban garden entails and how to care for the garden you create.

The course is online and provides you with a convenient way to study the course material when it is most convenient for your schedule. Students who take the course still have time to continue working.

You will have access to the urban garden course material from your computer or any mobile device with internet access. We also offer access to online support 24/7.

By the end of this course, you will learn :

  • A history of urban gardening
  • Choosing the right location for your urban garden
  • Determining how much sun your garden gets
  • The tools and supplies you need for your garden
  • Understanding plant hardiness
  • The difference between annuals and perennials
  • Creating a budget for your garden
  • Appropriate plants for urban gardens
  • Preparing the soil for an urban garden
  • Crop rotation
  • Watering and fertilising
  • Tackling weeds, pests and disease
  • How to transplant plants
  • Creating compost for your urban garden
  • Preserving fruits and veg
  • Drying flowers and collecting seeds

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn the fundamentals of Urban Gardening
  2. Comprehensive 5 module Accredited Certificate in Urban Gardening  Online Course 
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading Urban Gardening experts
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion awarded with passing score for the online assessment
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device. 

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course, receive a certificate of completion with a passing score (for the online assessment) and will be issued a certificate via email.

Module 1: Introduction to Urban Gardens

  • A history of urban gardening;
  • How to choose the right location for an urban garden;
  • How to determine how much sun a location gets;
  • The basic tools that you need for urban gardening;

Module 2: Choosing Plants for your Urban Garden

  • How to find out what hardiness rating means;
  • The USDA and the RHS systems for hardiness;
  • The difference between annuals and perennials;
  • Creating a budget for your garden;

Module 3: Planting and Maintaining an Urban Garden

  • How to properly prepare soil for your garden;
  • The different ways to plant;
  • The importance of crop rotation;
  • Correct watering techniques;

Module 4: Caring for and Getting More Out of an Urban Garden

  • How to properly weed a garden;
  • How to tackle pests in a garden;
  • How to stop disease in a garden;
  • Correct transplanting methods;

Module 5: Beyond the Urban Garden

  • How to create compost;
  • How to preserve fruit and vegetables;
  • How to cut and dry flowers;
  • Preparing your garden for winter;

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 070NSA203
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Unlimited Lifetime
Time required: Study at your own pace
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

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