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 94||SPRINKLER SYSTEM INSTALLATION MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR||3|
|SES 101||INTRODUCTION TO SUSTAINABLE ENERGY STUD IES||3|
|or LNT 101||INTRODUCTION TO SUSTAINABLE ENERGY STUD IES|
|LNT 119||PLANT IDENTIFICATION: XERIPHYTIC PLANTS||3|
|LNT 120||LANDSCAPE DESIGN I||4|
|LNT 128||SPRINKLER DESIGN||3|
|LNT 129||SUSTAINABLE LANDSCAPE/WATER AUDITOR||3|
|Select 5 units from Electives||5|
|Common Core courses for Landscape and Nursery Technology||13|
|LNT 70||PRINCIPLES OF PRUNING FRUIT TREES AND VINES||1|
|LNT 75||POND DESIGN, INSTALLATION, AND CARE||1|
|LNT 123||LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE||4|
|LNT 124||LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION||3|
|LNT 100||PLANT AND HORTICULTURAL SCIENCE||4|
|LNT 105||PLANT IDENTIFICATION - TREES||3|
|or LNT 109||PLANT IDENTIFICATION - SHRUBS|
|LNT 134||INTRODUCTION TO SOIL SCIENCE||3|
|LNT 136||PLANT PEST AND DISEASE CONTROL||3|
To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.