GREENHOUSE INFRASTRUCTURE TECHNOLOGY

  • Program: Landscape and Horticulture Careers
  • Course: Greenhouse Infrastructure Technology
  • Course #: LNDC1160
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This course is designed to give the student an understanding of the greenhouse infrastructure used in the production of ornamental crops and food systems. Technology taught will include greenhouse structures, controlled environments, application of specialized equipment, and alternative growing systems such as High Tunnels.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Demonstrate knowledge of greenhouse heating systems
Demonstrate greenhouse structure knowledge
Demonstrate knowledge of cooling systems
Demonstrate knowledge of greenhouse equipment
Identify watering systems
Demonstrate knowledge of fertilization systems

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    None
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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