Sustainable Landscape Practices
Associate in Science
Career /Technical (Major Code: 02612)
Trains students to become proficient in the many skills needed to evaluate residential and urban landscapes for sustainable practices in design, installation, and maintenance. Careers related to this degree include Sustainable Landscape Professional, Landscape Irrigation Auditor, and Sustainable Landscape Designer.
Program Student Learning Outcome Statement
- Graduates of this program will be able to perform a complete water audit and compile their results in a written format.
- The graduate will be able to make recommendations for the programming and improvement of the irrigation system to save water and prevent water loss from the property.
- When provided a set of landscape design drawing, the graduate of this program will analyze and recommend design, installation, and maintenance practices that are not only sustainable, but fall within the local codes of the City of Chula Vista.
|LNT/SES 101||INTRODUCTION TO SUSTAINABLE ENERGY STUD IES||3|
|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 100||PLANT AND HORTICULTURAL SCIENCE||4|
|LNT 102||PLANT IDENTIFICATION: DECIDUOUS TREES||1|
|LNT 103||PLANT IDENTIFICATION: CONIFERS AND PALMS||1|
|LNT 104||PLANT IDENTIFICATION: BROADLEAF TREES||1|
|LNT 106||PLANT IDENTIFICATION: FLOWERING SHRUBS||1|
|LNT 107||PLANT IDENTIFICATION: FOLIAGE SHRUBS I||1|
|LNT 108||PLANT IDENTIFICATION: FOLIAGE SHRUBS II||1|
|LNT 119||PLANT IDENTIFICATION: XERIPHYTIC PLANTS||3|
|LNT 120||LANDSCAPE DESIGN I||4|
|LNT 127||LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION: SPRINKLER INSTALLATION||1|
|LNT 128||SPRINKLER DESIGN||3|
|LNT 129||SUSTAINABLE LANDSCAPE/WATER AUDITOR||3|
|LNT 136||PLANT PEST AND DISEASE CONTROL||3|
To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.