Show/hide contentOpenClose All
Curricular information is subject to change
On completion of this module students should be able to understand and describe the role of plants in their own lives and in the lives of their peers. They should be familiar with the criteria for production of fruit and vegetables and other horticultural crops. They should be familar with the key elements in the design and management of sports pitches, appreciate key features in the production of the trees and shrubs and their use in parks and gardens. Be able to identify how this module is underpinned by other modules in the Agricultural Sciences programme, in particular the basic Sciences.
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Autonomous Student Learning||
Those who have previosuly taken Plants and People as an elective are advised not to register to this module.
While no students are excluded from this module, the content of the module may be too basic for students in Stages 3 and 4.
|Resit In||Terminal Exam|
|Autumn||Yes - 1 Hour|
• Feedback individually to students, on an activity or draft prior to summative assessment
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
Feedback will be provided to the class and then to individuals after they have completed the assignment and field visits. Feedback post-assessment will be available on request by a student.
|Assoc Professor Owen Doyle||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|
|Dr Caroline Elliott-Kingston||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|
|Dr Mary Harty||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|
|Ms Martina Caplice||Tutor|
|Ms Lorna Donlon||Tutor|
|Miss Eva Ziggiotto||Tutor|
|Lecture||Offering 1||Week(s) - 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 27, 29, 30, 31||Mon 14:00 - 14:50|
|Lecture||Offering 1||Week(s) - 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31||Thurs 14:00 - 14:50|