Golf and Sports Turf Management
The program below is undergoing modification and the modification will be placed into an addendum upon Chancellor’s Office approval - see your counselor for further information and visit the college website under www.swccd.edu/catalog link for the latest addenda updates.
Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02602)
Program Student Learning Outcome Statement
- Graduates of this program will be able to communicate to the supervisors or owners above them their annual plan, budget, and goals.
- Certificate students will present ideas, job tasks, and job duties to their fellow employees in a manner that effectively results in the desired outcome.
- Certificate students will analyze an existing turf grass problem and will be able to formulate a plan to solve the problem.
The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.”
Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.
For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.
|Required Major Courses|
|LNT 133 - GOLF AND SPORTS TURF MANAGEMENT *||3|
|LNT 128||SPRINKLER DESIGN||3|
|LNT 132||TURF MANAGEMENT||3|
|Select 4 units of the following:||4|
|OCCUPATIONAL COOPERATIVE EDUCATION I|
|OCCUPATIONAL COOPERATIVE EDUCATION II|
|OCCUPATIONAL COOPERATIVE EDUCATION III|
|OCCUPATIONAL COOPERATIVE EDUCATION IV|
|Select 7 units of electives||7|
|Common Core for Landscape and Nursery Technology||16|
LNT 133 - GOLF COURSE AND SPORTS TURF MANAGEMENT is only offered at Cuyamaca College, but it is fully articulated with Southwestern College. Students must enroll and register for the class at Cuyamaca College.
|LNT 100||PLANT AND HORTICULTURAL SCIENCE||4|
|Select 3 units of the following:||3|
|PLANT IDENTIFICATION: DECIDUOUS TREES|
|PLANT IDENTIFICATION: CONIFERS AND PALMS|
|PLANT IDENTIFICATION: BROADLEAF TREES|
|PLANT IDENTIFICATION - TREES|
|PLANT IDENTIFICATION: FLOWERING SHRUBS|
|PLANT IDENTIFICATION: FOLIAGE SHRUBS I|
|PLANT IDENTIFICATION: FOLIAGE SHRUBS II|
|PLANT IDENTIFICATION - SHRUBS|
|PLANT IDENTIFICATION: ANNUALS AND PERENNIALS I|
|PLANT IDENTIFICATON: ANNUALS AND PERENNIALS II|
|PLANT IDENTIFICATION: VINES AND GROUND COVERS|
|LNT 125||LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION: CONCRETE AND MASONRY SKILLS||1|
|LNT 126||LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION: FENCE, DECK, AND LUMBER SKILLS||1|
|LNT 127||LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION: SPRINKLER INSTALLATION||1|
|LNT 136||PLANT PEST AND DISEASE CONTROL||3|
|LNT 70||PRINCIPLES OF PRUNING FRUIT TREES AND VINES||1|
|LNT 72||HORTICULTURAL EQUIPMENT: CARE AND OPERATION||2|
|LNT 75||POND DESIGN, INSTALLATION, AND CARE||1|
|LNT 91||SPRINKLER SYSTEM MAINTENANCE: SPRINKLERS, PIPES, AND BACKFLOW DEVICES||1|
|LNT 92||SPRINKLER SYSTEM MAINENTANC: VALVES AND WIRING||1|
|LNT 93||SPRINKLER SYSTEM MAINTENANCE: CONTROLLERS AND SCHEDULING||1|
|LNT 131||LANDSCAPE CONTRACTING AND ESTIMATING||3|
|LNT 148||HORTICULTURAL BUSINESS PRACTICES||3|
|BUS 150||PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT||3|