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Course Number: LANHT 1
Introduction to Landscape Horticulture with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 1E.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Principles and practices of basic landscape horticulture: Brief history of horticulture, landscape planting and transplanting, soils, soil water, water quality, watering, overview of structure of higher plants, plant metabolism, vegetative/reproductive growth and development, plant propagation, hormones and plant growth, climate, light and plant growth, fertilizers and mineral nutrition; brief review of organic gardening, biological competitors of useful plants, gardening maintenance and long-term care options, branches of horticulture, and job opportunities. The lab includes planting, garden renovation, classroom demonstrations, and field trips to prominent Bay Area landscapes.  0109.00
AA/AS area 1

 

Course Number: LANHT 1E
Introduction to Landscape Horticulture (evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 1.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Principles and practices of basic landscape horticulture: Brief history of horticulture, landscape planting and transplanting, soils, soil water, water quality, watering, overview of structure of higher plants, plant metabolism, vegetative/reproductive growth and development, plant propagation, hormones and plant growth, climate, light and plant growth, fertilizers and mineral nutrition; brief review of organic gardening, biological competitors of useful plants, gardening maintenance and long-term care options, branches of horticulture, and job opportunities. Slide presentations substituted for lab.  0109.00
AA/AS area 1
 

Course Number: LANHT 2
Plant Materials: Tree ID and Culture with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 2E.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Identification and culture of trees used in Bay Area landscapes: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. The lab includes planting, garden renovation, classroom demonstrations, and field trips to prominent Bay Area landscapes.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 2E
Plant Materials: Tree ID and Culture (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 2.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Identification and culture of trees used in Bay Area landscapes: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. Slide presentations substituted for lab.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 3
Plant Materials: Ground Covers and Vines ID and Culture with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 3E.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Identification and culture of groundcovers and vines used in Bay Area landscapes: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. The lab includes planting, garden renovation, classroom demonstrations, and field trips to prominent Bay Area landscapes.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 3E
Plant Materials: Ground Covers and Vines ID and Culture with Lab (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 3.
Acceptable for credit:CSU, UC
Description: Identification and culture of groundcovers and vines used in Bay Area landscapes: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. Slide presentations substituted for lab.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 4
Plant Materials: Shrubs ID and Culture with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 4E.
Acceptable for credit:CSU, UC
Description: Identification and culture of shrubs used in Bay Area landscapes: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. The lab includes planting, garden renovation, classroom demonstrations, and field trips to prominent Bay Area landscapes.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 4E
Plant Materials: Shrubs ID and Culture with Lab (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 4.
Acceptable for credit:CSU, UC
Description: Identification and culture of shrubs used in Bay Area landscapes: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. Slide presentations substituted for lab.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 5A
Plant Materials: Fall Native Plant ID and Culture with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 5EA.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description:Identification and culture of fall native plants used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. The lab includes classroom demonstrations and field trips to prominent Bay Area landscapes.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 5B
Plant Materials: Spring Native Plant ID and Culture with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 5EB.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Identification and culture of spring native plants used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. The lab includes classroom demonstrations and field trips to prominent Bay Area landscapes.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 5EA
Plant Materials: Spring Native Plant ID and Culture (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 5A.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Identification and culture of spring native plants used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. Slide presentations substituted for lab.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 5EB
Plant Materials: Spring Native Plant ID and Culture (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 5B.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Identification and culture of spring native plants used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. Slide presentations substituted for lab.   0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 6A
Plant Materials: Fall Herbaceous Plant ID and Culture with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 6EA.
Acceptable for credit:CSU
Description: Identification and culture of fall blooming herbaceous plants used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. The lab includes planting, garden renovation, classroom demonstrations, and field trips to prominent Bay Area landscapes.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 6B
Plant Materials: Spring Herbaceous Plant ID and Culture with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 6EB.
Acceptable for credit:CSU
Description: Identification and culture of spring blooming herbaceous plants used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. The lab includes planting, garden renovation, classroom demonstrations, and field trips to prominent Bay Area landscapes.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 6EA
Plant Materials: Fall Herbaceous Plant ID and Culture (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 6A.
Acceptable for credit:CSU
Description: Identification and culture of fall blooming herbaceous plants used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. Slide presentations substituted for lab.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 6EB
Plant Materials: Spring Herbaceous Plant ID and Culture (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 6B.
Acceptable for credit:CSU
Description: Identification and culture of spring blooming herbaceous plants used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. Slide presentations substituted for lab.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 7
Plant Materials: Conifer ID and Culture with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 7E.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC (pending)
Description:Identification and culture of conifers used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture, pest and disease problems; pruning and propagation. The lab includes planting, garden renovation, classroom demonstrations, and field trips to prominent Bay Area landscapes.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 7E
Plant Materials: Conifer ID and Culture (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 7.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC (pending)
Description:Identification and culture of conifers used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture, pest and disease problems; pruning and propagation. Slide presentations substituted for lab.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 8
Turf ID, Culture and Management with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 8E.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description:Identification of turf plants, their role in the landscape, and turf management: Plant selection, establishment and maintenance; identification of common problems and their treatments. The lab includes turf establishment, turf renovation, turf equipment, and field trips to locations using turf such as golf courses, athletic fields and sports complexes.  0109.40
 

Course Number: LANHT 8E
Turf ID, Culture and Management (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 8.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Identification of turf plants, their role in the landscape, and turf management: Plant selection, establishment and maintenance; identification of common problems and their treatments. Slide presentations and field lectures substituted for lab.  0109.40
 

Course Number: LANHT 9A
Turf ID, Culture and Management (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit:CSU
Description: Introduction to the SketchUp 3D drawing program: Basic operating procedures, drawing and editing tools, and 3D drawing and presentation techniques for making presentations to clients, contractors, and other professionals.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 9B
SketchUp Pro II
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Continuation of LANHT 9A: Advanced SketchUp tools including rending, landform modeling, and virtual walkthroughs.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 9C
SketchUp Pro III
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Continuation of LANHT 9B: Applied use of SketchUp for the production of student’s professional projects.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 10
Insects: Identification and Management
Units: 3
Class: 2.5 hours lecture, 1.5 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Study of local insects, especially those associated with ornamental/landscape plants: Emphasis on biology and identification of pests and beneficial insects; identification of associated plant damage; principles and methods of integrated pest management; methods of collecting and preserving insects.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 11
Plant Diseases and Their Control
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description:Identification and control of diseases of landscape plants, both exotic and native.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 12
Weeds in the Urban Landscape
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Study of nature of weeds and their interactions in the environment: Emphasis on identification and characteristics of various central California weeds, including preventive, biological, and chemical methods of weed control.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 13
Arboriculture with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 13E.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Principles and practices in the management of trees and shrubs in the landscape: Planting concerns (structural and environmental), pruning and its applications, grafting and budding applications, tree-hazard management, preventive maintenance and repair, diagnosing plant problems, preserving existing plants, tree valuation and tree maintenance businesses. The lab includes pruning, staking, fruit-tree twig identification, and field trips to perform tree-hazard evaluations, tree valuations, and to diagnose tree problems.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 13E
Arboriculture (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 13.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Principles and practices in the management of trees and shrubs in the landscape: Planting concerns (structural and environmental), pruning and its applications, grafting and budding applications, tree-hazard management, preventive maintenance and repair, diagnosing plant problems, preserving existing plants, tree valuation and tree maintenance businesses. Slide presentations substituted for lab.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 14
Landscape Construction with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 14E.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Principles and practices of landscape construction: Construction of fences, gates, decks, patios, walkways, retaining walls; construction tools, equipment, and hardware; concrete and masonry work; laws and regulations; lab includes construction of the above-mentioned structures.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 14E
Landscape Construction with Lab (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 14.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Principles and practices of landscape construction: Construction of fences, gates, decks, patios, walkways, retaining walls; construction tools, equipment, and hardware; concrete and masonry work; laws and regulations. Slide presentations, tool demonstrations, site analysis and model building substituted for lab.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 15
Botany
Units: 4
Class: 3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Also offered as Biol 5. Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Biol 5.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description:Introductory study of botany: Structure, physiology, genetics, ecology, and uses of plants. Laboratory work emphasizes microscopy, physiology experiments, and field identification.  0109.00
AA/AS area 1; CSU area B2, B3; IGETC area 5B, (L4)
 

Course Number: LANHT 16
Soil Management
Units: 3
Class: 2.5 hours lecture, 1.5 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description:Origin of soils, rocks, and minerals: Physical and chemical properties, water relations of plants and soils, soil fertility and fertilizers, organic matter, soil amendments for clay and for acid and alkali soils, and the cycling of nutrients in nature.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 17
Irrigation with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 17E.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description:Principles and practices of irrigation design and installation: Irrigation system components, layout, hydraulics, automatic and solid-state controllers, drip irrigation and pumps; lab includes the installation of irrigation systems.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 17E
Irrigation (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 17.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Principles and practices of irrigation design and installation: Irrigation system components, layout, hydraulics, automatic and solid-state controllers, drip irrigation and pumps. Slide presentations, tool demonstrations, and site analysis substituted for lab.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 18A
Landscape Design
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Pre-requisite: Lanht 1 or 1E, and 2 or 2E or 3 or 3E or 4 or 4E or 5A or 5B or 5EA or 5EB or 40 or 40E
Recommended preparation: Sketching classes, drafting classes, knowledge of plants and outdoor building materials, knowledge of landscape construction
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description:Introduction to landscape design: Licensing and professional practice issues, design program formation, site inventory and analysis, conceptual diagrams, and preliminary plan development for small-scale landscape designs.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 18B
Landscape Design
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Pre-requisite: Lanht 18A
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description:Introduction to landscape design: Advanced drawing techniques (perspective and axonometric), analysis of historical and contemporary garden styles, topographic measuring and design, landscape design cost estimating, and principles of planting design.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 19
Plant Nutrition
Units: 3
Class: 2.5 hours lecture, 1.5 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description:Structure and functions of cells and tissues in plants: Elements and their functions; recognition of deficiency symptoms; sources of nutrients, organic and inorganic; absorption of water and minerals; translocation; photosynthesis; respiration and transpiration; nitrogen and carbon cycling; and application to composting.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 20
Interior Horticulture
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Introduction to identification and culture of interior plants: Planting, soils, environmental control, pests and diseases, and propagation.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 21
Horticultural Equipment Operation, Maintenance and Repair
Units: 2
Class: 2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Basic principles of small engine operation: Engine parts, scheduling maintenance, troubleshooting engine problems, performing repairs, and safety; use of tools powered by small gas engines (lawn mowers, edgers, blowers, tillers, brush cutters, lawn aerators, chainsaws, tractors, trenchers, weed eaters, and others).  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 22A
Landscape Design Laboratory
Units: 1
Class: 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Pre-requisite or co-requisite: Lanht 18A
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Hands-on application of concepts presented in LANHT 18A: Basic drafting techniques, site inventory and analysis exercises in the field, in-class preparation of conceptual diagrams, design development drawings, and preliminary landscape plans.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 22B
Landscape Design Laboratory
Units: 1
Class: 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Pre-requisite: Lanht 22A
Pre-requisite or co-requisite: Lanht 18B
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Hands-on application of the concepts presented in LANHT 18B (Landscape Design): Advanced drawing techniques (perspective and axonometric); topographic measuring in the field; and preparation of the following designs/plans: a landscape design in a selected historical or contemporary style, simple grading plans, preliminary landscape cost estimates, and installation-ready planting plans. 0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 23
Plant Terminology
Units: 2.5
Class: 2.5 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Terminology used in identification of plants: Terms relating to roots, stems, leaves, flowers and fruit used in all plant identification courses and in Introduction to Landscape Horticulture.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 24
Beginning Plant Propagation
Units: 3
Class: 2.5 hours lecture, 1.5 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Survey of plant propagation: History of propagation, plant biology, sexual and asexual reproduction; principles and practices of grafting and budding, layering, division, cutting propagation, seed propagation, and micropropagation; the propagation environment including media, edaphic factors affecting plant growth, fertilization and greenhouse design.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 25
Nursery Management
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Management of retail and wholesale nurseries in relation to sales, marketing, operation, layout, and production: Principles and practices of soil mixes, fertilization, watering, and scheduling.  0109.30
 

Course Number: LANHT 26
Pruning
Units: .5
Class: .5 hours lecture, .5 hours laboratory (P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Elements of pruning: Basic pruning methods to more advanced techniques for pruning of ornamental trees, shrubs, vines, groundcovers, and fruit trees.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 28A
Permaculture Design I
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Strategies and techniques of applied ecology/permaculture design and application for designing livable human communities: Observation of natural patterns, gardening in urban settings, water and nutrient recycling in the landscape, and an introduction to the Bay Area bioregion; emphasis on permaculture ethics and principles, soil fertility, composting, and synergistic plant associations. 0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 28B
Permaculture Design II
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Strategies and techniques of applied ecology/permaculture design and application for designing livable human communities: Observation of natural patterns, gardening in urban settings, water and nutrient recycling in the landscape, and an introduction to the Bay Area bioregion; emphasis on design and assessment of landscapes, zero waste, and mulching techniques.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 28C
Permaculture Design III
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Strategies and techniques of applied ecology/permaculture design and application for designing livable human communities: Observation of natural patterns, gardening in urban settings, water and nutrient recycling in the landscape, and an introduction to the Bay Area bioregion; emphasis on water and nutrient cycling, ecovillages, food preservation, and team student designs.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 28D
Permaculture Design IV
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Strategies and techniques of applied ecology/permaculture design and application for designing livable human communities: Observation of natural patterns, gardening in urban settings, water and nutrient recycling in the landscape, and an introduction to the Bay Area bioregion; emphasis on harvesting wild energies, appropriate technology, orchards, and individual student designs.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 29
Planting Design with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Pre-requisite: Lanht 18A and 22A, and 3 or 3E, and 2 or 2E or 4 or 4E
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 29E.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Plants as landscape design elements: Ecological design criteria, functional use of plants in design, plants as spatial delineators, visual and aesthetic qualities of plants, and planting design styles; lab includes planting, planting design projects, and field trips.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 29E
Planting Design with Lab (Evening)
Units: 4
Class: 4 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Pre-requisite: Lanht 18A and 22A, and 3 or 3E, and 2 or 2E or 4 or 4E
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 29
Acceptable for credit:CSU
Description: Plants as landscape design elements: Ecological design criteria, functional use of plants in design, plants as spatial delineators, visual and aesthetic qualities of plants, and planting design styles. Slide presentations and site analysis substituted for lab.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 31
Site Operations for Landscape Designers and Builders
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit:CSU
Description: Site operations and procedures essential for landscape designers and builders to execute a design in the field: Slope analysis, cut and fill calculations, layout and staking, measuring, operating a transit level, and cost estimating.   0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 32
Designing with Native Plants
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture  (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 5A and 5B, or 5EA and 5EB; and 18A and 22A
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Comprehensive study of the use of native plants for landscape design: Residential and commercial design applications as well as plant communities and local native plant requirements.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 33
Design Evaluation of Bay Area Landscapes
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Course study under this section may be repeated one time for a maximum of 6 units.
Description: Investigation of selected landscapes around the San Francisco Bay area: Planting plans and visual principles; history and conditions under which they were designed; field experience, observation, and evaluation of their success.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 34A
Computer-Assisted Landscape Design
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 18A and 22A
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Principles and techniques of 2D and 3D computer-assisted landscape design: Layering, dimensioning, technical computations, free-hand techniques, symbol libraries, and preparation of completed designs; 2D drawing and editing tools; organizational and calculation tools; section and elevation drawings.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 34B
Computer-Assisted Landscape Design
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Continuation of LANHT 34A: Constructing and editing 3D models and landforms, and perspective and axonometric plans.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 34C
Computer-Assisted Landscape Design
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Continuation of LANHT 34B: Constructing object and plant reference libraries and plant databases; advanced landscape design drawings (grading and drainage plans, layout plans, construction details).  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 35A
Advanced Landscape Design
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Pre-requisite: Lanht 22B
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Topographic form and design, including grading and drainage principles and practices, erosion control, cut and fill calculations, preparing and interpreting contour maps, and designing walls, stairs, and terraces.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 35B
Advanced Landscape Design
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Pre-requisite: Lanht 22B
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Advanced landscape design topics, including layout and dimensioning plans, lighting design, water feature design, and custom structural detailing.
 

Course Number: LANHT 36A
Natural Building
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Also offered as Envmt 38A. Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Envmt 38A.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Building and design techniques which use energy-efficient, local, natural, sustainable, and accessible materials with a focus on urban applications: Historical and current uses of natural building materials, hands-on experience, guest lecturers, and tours of local projects; emphasis on appropriate site-specific materials and construction of natural building foundations and small projects (benches, ovens, walls).  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 36B
Natural Building
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Also offered as Envmt 38B. Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Envmt 38B.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Continuation of LANHT 36A: Site assessment, design sketches, and construction of natural building roof systems and small projects (natural plasters, rammed earth).  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 36C
Natural Building
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Also offered as Envmt 38C. Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Envmt 38C.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Continuation of LANHT 36B: Independent student projects and construction of poured adobe flooring and natural building walls with plastering.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 38
Native Plant Habitats
Units: 2
Class: 2 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Principles and practices of native plant habitats: Exploration of the major plant habitats in California and examples of native plants found in those habitats; study of the major components that define a plant habitat, such as climate, soil, water, exposure, plant associations, etc.; native plants recommended for various garden situations.   0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 40
Plant Materials: Mediterranean, South African and Australian Plant ID and Culture with Lab (Day)
Units: 3
Class: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 40E.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Identification and culture of Mediterranean, South African and Australian plants used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. The lab includes classroom demonstrations and field trips to prominent Bay Area landscapes.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 40E
Plant Materials: Mediterranean, South African and Australian Plant ID and Culture (Evening)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1 or 1E, and 23
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in Lanht 40.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Identification and culture of Mediterranean, South African and Australian plants used in the landscape: Climate, soil, and water preferences; garden culture; pest and disease problems; and pruning and propagation. Slide presentations substituted for lab.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 43
Introduction to Recreational and Sports Turf Management
Units: 1
Class: 1 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit:CSU
Description: Turf design and management at golf courses, sports fields, and parks: History, evaluation and evolution of construction practices, environmental considerations in design and management, and industry trends and career opportunities.  0109.40
 

Course Number: LANHT 45A
Mushroom Cultivation I
Units: 2
Class: 1 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Study of mushrooms in the landscape and garden for food, medicine, aesthetics, soil building, composting, and bioremediation: Relationships with plants, taxonomy, and lore; how these organisms function similarly and differently with plants; laboratory covers capture and ramping-up methods, translation of lab methods to field use.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 45C
Mushroom Cultivation III
Units: 2
Class: 1 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Advanced study of mushrooms in the landscape and garden: Emphasis on the development of a presentation portfolio of mushroom cultivation projects; laboratory covers capture and ramping-up methods, translation of lab methods to field use.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 46
Cycles of Land Use: East Bay Field Studies and Interpretation
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Study of the plant systems and human communities of the East Bay: Integrated study of the geology, hydrology, topography, botany, ecology, cultural history, and resource management of the local landscape; application of principles and practices of landscape design and ecological restoration; and use of field studies, mapping, oral histories, and source materials to strengthen one’s connection to the area’s past, present, and future.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 47
From Dams to Greywater: California Water Systems and Alternatives
Units: 2
Class:  2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Study of California’s water systems and its influence on regional agricultural, industrial, and urban development and transformation of the San Francisco watershed area: Integrated study of the geography, hydrology, ecology, history, water policy, ecological agriculture, permaculture, and resource management of the San Francisco watershed area; critical analysis of the social, political, and economic forces that influenced water development and current water management challenges; and exploration of sustainable water harvesting and wastewater treatment strategies.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 48NA-TZ
Selected Topics in Landscape Horticulture
Units: .5-9
Class:  0-9 hours lecture, 0-27 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: See section on Selected Topics.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 49
Independent Study in Landscape Horticulture
Units: .5-5
Class:  (GR or P/NP)
Course study under this section may be repeated three times for a maximum of 5 units.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: See section on Independent Study. 0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 50
Plant Taxonomy
Units: 3
Class:  3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Techniques taught to recognize and properly explain the variation of plants and to systematically organize this information: Cataloging, identifying, and classifying species used in horticulture, both exotic and native plants.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 50L
Plant Taxonomy Lab
Units: 1
Class:  3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 50
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Practical field experience in naming, describing and classifying plants: Plant classification system used as a tool in collecting, cataloging, identifying and classifying species used in horticulture, native and naturalized; vegetation patterns and component species.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 51A
Natural Landscape Interpretation
Units: .5
Class:  32 term hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Modular, open-entry/open-exit course: Four-day field studies trip to each different locale.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Dominant and typical plant constituents of each vegetation unit in California focusing on those species currently used in the nursery industry: Emphasis on maritime provinces (outer coastal ranges, low elevation); merging of habitat, soil and climatic factors with plant species to establish appropriate natural and horticultural context.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 51B
Natural Landscape Interpretation
Units: .5
Class:  32 term hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Modular, open-entry/open-exit course: Four-day field studies trip to each different locale.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Dominant and typical plant constituents of each vegetation unit in California focusing on those species currently used in the nursery industry: Emphasis on steppe provinces (inner coastal ranges, low-intermediate elevations, foothills); merging of habitat, soil and climatic factors with plant species to establish appropriate natural and horticultural context.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 51C
Natural Landscape Interpretation
Units: .5
Class:  32 term hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Modular, open-entry/open-exit course: Four-day field studies trip to each different locale.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Dominant and typical plant constituents of each vegetation unit in California focusing on those species currently used in the nursery industry: Emphasis on continental provinces (warm interior, lower latitude and altitude); merging of habitat, soil and climatic factors with plant species to establish appropriate natural and horticultural context.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 51D
Natural Landscape Interpretation
Units: .5
Class:  32 term hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Modular, open-entry/open-exit course: Four-day field studies trip to each different locale.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Dominant and typical plant constituents of each vegetation unit in California focusing on those species currently used in the nursery industry: Emphasis on continental provinces (cold interior, high latitude and altitude); merging of habitat, soil and climatic factors with plant species to establish appropriate natural and horticultural context.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 52
Special Projects in Plant Propagation
Units: 3
Class:  2.5 hours lecture, 1.5 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Pre-requisite: Lanht 24
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: In-depth study of concepts in plant propagation: Seeds, cuttings, layering, and grafting; highlighted by field trips and guest speakers. A semester-long propagation project of each student’s choosing is also required.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 53
Alpines Lab
Units: 1
Class:  3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Course study under this section may be repeated three times for a maximum of 4 units.
Description: Observation of nature’s effect on natural rock-garden formation and application of these principles in the design and installation of local artificial rock gardens: Discussion of native and exotic alpine species, natural rock-garden environments, and plant habitat composition.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 54
Integrated Pest Management
Units: 1
Class:  1 hour lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Introduction to integrated pest management as a viable alternative to pesticide use: In-depth look at pesticide alternatives; discussion of several integrated pest management case studies and steps needed to begin an integrated pest management program.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 55
History of Gardens and Gardening
Units: 3
Class:  3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Historical evolution of gardens from the earliest cultivation of plants by humans to the present day: History of the theory and practice of garden design, horticulture, and cultivation of plants (both useful and ornamental), and of the artistic, social, philosophical, and literary contexts of garden-making through the ages; examination of the lives of people who have contributed to the creation of gardens by designing them, creating and cultivating plants to grow in them, writing about them, and depicting them in art, literature and music.  0109.00
AA/AS area 3
 

Course Number: LANHT 56A
Regenerative Design I
Units: 3
Class:  2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Introduction to biological systems that can heal cities and its inhabitants through bioremediation, living architecture, and innovative water management: Emphasis on an overview of urban toxicology and environmental issues; regenerative design and use of plant species and systems, environmental justice, and detoxification.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 56B
Regenerative Design II
Units: 3
Class:  2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Introduction to biological systems that can heal cities and its inhabitants through bioremediation, living architecture, and innovative water management: Emphasis on watershed, foodshed, and airshed systems; treatment of wetlands, living structures, rainwater treatment, phyto- and mycoremediation for contaminated soils, biofiltering and tree/grass/plant selection for pollution abatement.   0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 56C
Regenerative Design III
Units: 3
Class:  2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Introduction to biological systems that can heal cities and its inhabitants through bioremediation, living architecture, and innovative water management: Emphasis on environmental microbiology; bacterial and fungal agents, soil physics and management, and overview of resources and services in regenerative design.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 57
Form and Composition in Landscape Design
Units: 3
Class:  3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Principles of composition underlying landscape design: Dynamics of space and scale, visual order, form relationship, aesthetic and experiential dimensions of materials and plants.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 58
CAD Clinic for Landscape Horticulture
Units: 1
Class:  3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Pre-requisite: Lanht 34A
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Practical training in the computer-assisted landscape design software VectorWorks: Continuation of materials presented in LANHT 34A for the preparation of landscape plans in both academic and professional work; designed to increase speed and proficiency in the use of the software, including use and application of all 2D drawing, drafting and editing tools and resource libraries; and creation and management of customized resources and symbols.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 59
Joinery Structures for Landscape Horticulture Construction
Units: 1.5
Class: .5 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP
Pre-requisite: Lanht 34A
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Fundamentals of design and construction of small structures for the yard and garden: Focus on developing designs with structural joinery construction and joinery hand skill techniques using traditional Japanese hand tools on personal and community non-profit projects. 0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 60A
Freehand Drawing for landscape Designers I
Units: 3
Class:  2.5 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Freehand drawing techniques to assist landscape designers in producing three-dimensional images of their designs: Basic line-drawing techniques depicting profiles and texture, light, shade, tone, value, and volume; drawing horizon-line perspective sketches; rendering plants and landscape materials.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 60B
Freehand Drawing for landscape Designers II
Units: 3
Class:  2.5 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Freehand drawing techniques to assist landscape designers to produce three-dimensional images of their designs: Constructing freehand gridded perspective drawings of existing landscapes, converting plan-view landscape design drawings into freehand perspective and axonometric views, depicting complex terrain and elevation changes.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 60C
Freehand Drawing for landscape Designers III
Units: 3
Class:  2.5 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Freehand drawing techniques to assist landscape designers to produce three-dimensional images of their designs: Advanced freehand drawing techniques, isometric sketching techniques, mixed-media presentations, rapid visualization methods, presentation-quality perspective drawings.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 76
Edible Landscaping
Units: 3
Class:  2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: LANHT 1
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Use of food-producing plants in the constructed landscape for homeowners, renters, school gardens, community gardens, senior centers, and micro-farms.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 201
Landscape Maintenance Practices
Units: 3
Class:  3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: Day-to-day aspects of maintenance gardening: Organizational skills, advertising, tool selection, generating business, estimating strategies, setting rates, client relations, efficiency strategies, and good maintenance habits.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 202
Soil Management Lab
Units: .5
Class:  1.5 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Course study under this section may be repeated three times for a maximum of 2 units.
Description: Experimental and field exercises based on principles and techniques of soil management: Analyzing soils and plants, writing soil reports, performing field tests on the status of soil fertility, classifying important soils of the immediate area, and developing the necessary skills to determine soil fertilizer recommendations.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 203
Greenhouse Operations and Management
Units: 3
Class:  3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Description: In-depth study of greenhouse operations and management: Construction of greenhouse structures for specific crops such as mums, cyclamen, poinsettias and azaleas; greenhouse growing media; irrigation systems; heating and cooling; and fertilization programs.  0109.20
 

Course Number: LANHT 204
Floriculture, Greenhouse Production and Hydroponics
Units: 2
Class:  2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Description: Principles and practical application of commercial plant and flower production techniques in the greenhouse environment: Flower and greenhouse industry with emphasis on crop selection and scheduling, market cycles, greenhouse controls and media, watering, hydroponics, pest control, post-harvest handling, and marketing.   0109.20
 

Course Number: LANHT 205
All About Roses
Units: 1
Class:  1 hour lecture (GR or P/NP)
Description: In-depth study of the growing of roses, from planting bare-root roses to blooming: Old garden varieties to the latest modern hybrids; rose selection, planting, pruning, diseases and insect control.  0109.20
 

Course Number: LANHT 206
Landscape Maintenance Business Practices
Units: 3
Class:  3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Description: Business aspects of maintenance gardening: Bookkeeping, tax records, licenses, and legal matters such as contract law in preparation for the landscape contractors examination; also covers small claims court procedures.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 207
Special Projects in Landscape Horticulture
Units: 1-4
Class:  .5-2 hours lecture, 1.5-6 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Course study under this section may be repeated three times for a maximum of 16 units.
Description: Special projects in landscape horticulture: Provides hands-on experience with projects ranging from plant propagation and greenhouse operations to design, construction, irrigation, installation and maintenance of community gardens as well as California native and nonnative gardens.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 208A
Growing and Using Healthful Herbs
Units: 2
Class:  1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Description: Comprehensive study of growing and using herbs for culinary, medicinal, utilitarian, and ornamental use: Herb identification and usage; planting, care, and propagation of herbs; harvesting, preparing, creating, and safely applying herbal products.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 208B
Growing and Using Healthful Herbs
Units: 2
Class:  1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Description: Application of information and principles learned in LANHT 208A: Performing demos and presentations, and supervising beginning-level students.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 208C
Growing and Using Healthful Herbs
Units: 2
Class:  1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Description: Research of selected herbs, preps, or other aspects of herbology: Designing an herb garden.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 209
Irrigation Troubleshooting and Repair
Units: 1
Class:  3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Co-requisite: Lanht 17 or 17E
Description: Troubleshooting strategies for irrigation systems including controller problems: Repair techniques for all irrigation systems including rotor, impact, spray and drip.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 210A
Landscape Design Forum I
Units: 2
Class:  2 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Description: Forum emphasizing professional practices in landscape design, including review of student designs for client presentation and guest speakers in the trade: Basics of contracts and professional licensing options; development of a portfolio to market services.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 210B
Landscape Design Forum II
Units: 2
Class:  2 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Description: Forum emphasizing professional practices in landscape design, including review of student designs for client presentation and guest speakers in the trade: Strategies for estimating landscape design fees and installation costs and managing project budgets.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 210C
Landscape Design Forum III
Units: 2
Class:  2 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Description: Forum emphasizing professional practices in landscape design, including review of student designs for client presentation and guest speakers in the trade: Presenting designs to clients and planning boards; developing resource lists of nurseries, suppliers, and subcontractors; continuing education opportunities in the landscape design field.  0109.10
 

Course Number: LANHT 211A
Beneficial Beasts in the Garden and Landscape
Units: 2
Class:  1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Description: Study of the benefits of incorporating wild, naturalized, and domesticated members of the animal kingdom in the garden and landscape: Life cycles and ecological environments (aquatic, terrestrial, aerial) of animals typically encountered or used in the garden and landscape with concentration on representative species (worms, maggots, mantises, escargot, honeybees, tadpoles, birds, livestock, etc.); biological, mechanical, temporal, and other natural barriers detrimental to undesirables in the landscape.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 211B
Beneficial Beasts in the Garden and Landscape
Units: 2
Class:  1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Description: Application of information and principles learned in LANHT 211A: Performing demos and presentations, and supervising beginning-level students.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 211C
Beneficial Beasts in the Garden and Landscape
Units: 2
Class:  1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Description: Research of selected topics in applied zoology: Designing a system integrating animals in the garden landscape.   0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 220
The Edible Landscape
Units: 2
Class:  2 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Description: Study of fruits, nuts, citrus, vegetables and herbs in an edible landscape: Selecting, growing, harvesting and using these edible plants; garden design using ornamental edibles; includes field trips to organic and community gardens.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 248NA-TZ
Selected Topics in Landscape Horticulture
Units: .5-9
Class:  0-9 hours lecture, 0-27 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Description: See section on Selected Topics.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 250
Basic Gardening for Fall
Units: 1
Class:  1 hour lecture (GR or P/NP)
Non-degree applicable
Description: Basic gardening for fall: Plant identification, pruning, plant problems, fertilization, planting, transplanting, plant propagation, soils and plant nutrition, landscape construction, irrigation installation and maintenance, small engine maintenance and repair, tool handling, safety, and turfgrass maintenance with an emphasis on garden management practices.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 251
Basic Gardening for Spring
Units: 1
Class:  1 hour lecture (GR or P/NP)
Non-degree applicable
Description: Basic gardening for spring: Plant identification, pruning, plant problems, fertilization, planting, transplanting, plant propagation, soils and plant nutrition, landscape construction, irrigation installation and maintenance, small engine maintenance and repair, tool handling, safety, and turfgrass maintenance with an emphasis on garden management practices.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 252
Basic Gardening for Summer
Units: 1
Class:  1 hour lecture (GR or P/NP)
Non-degree applicable
Description: Basic gardening for summer: Plant identification, pruning, plant problems, fertilization, planting, transplanting, plant propagation, soils and plant nutrition, landscape construction, irrigation installation and maintenance, small engine maintenance and repair, tool handling, safety, and turfgrass maintenance with an emphasis on garden management practices.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 348NA-TZ
Selected Topics in Landscape Horticulture
Units: .5-9
Class:  0-9 hours lecture, 0-27 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Non-degree applicable
Description: See section on Selected Topics.  0109.00
 

Course Number: LANHT 501
Urban Community Garden: Construction/Maintenance (Non-credit)
Units: 0
Class:  2-4 hours lecture, 1-2 hours laboratory (Not graded)
Course study under this section may be repeated as necessary
Description: Urban community gardening: Benefits, skills for design and implementation, raised-bed garden techniques, garden maintenance, plant/crop selection, and community organizational skills.  0109.00