HALT 1325
Landscape Plant Materials

Western Texas College

  1. Basic Course Information:
    1. Course description:   Study of the identification, characteristics, cultural requirements, and landscape uses of native and adapted plants.
  2. Student Learning Outcomes
    1. Identify plants; select plants for various landscape situations; list characteristics of plants; and describe cultural requirements of plants.
  3. Major Course Requirements
    1. Exams, Labs, Attendance with daily assignments
      Exams – 20%
      Lab (Attendance 10%, Participation10%) – 20%
      Daily assignments – 20%
      Leaf Collection Project -20%
      Final Exam – 20%
  4. Information on Books and Other Course Materials
    1. Landscape Plants Their Identification, Culture, And Use
      Ferrell M. Bridwell . ISBN10: 0766836347 ISBN13: 9780766836341
  5. Other Policies, Procedures and important dates.  Please refer to the WTC Catalog for the following:
    1. Campus Calendar
    2.  Final exam schedule
    3. How to drop a class.
    4. Withdrawal information
    5. Student Conduct/Academic Integrity
    6. Class Attendance
    7. Students with disabilities
  6. Course Content

    Week 1 Introduction
    Week 2 Chapter 1
    Week 3 Chapter 2
    Week 4 Chapter 3
    Week 5 Chapter 4
    Week 6 Chapter 5
    Week 7 Chapter 6
    Week 8 Chapter 7
    Week 9 Chapter 8
    Week 10 Chapter 9
    Week 11 Chapter 10
    Week 12 Chapter 11
    Week 13 Chapter 11
    Week 14 Chapter 12
    Week 15 Succulents
    Week 16 Review
    Week 17 Final
  7. Disclaimer:  The above schedule, policies, procedures and assignments in this course are subject to change.

     

 

Last Modified: August 16, 2016