• Program: Landscape and Horticulture Careers
  • Course: Woody Plants I - Trees
  • Course #: LNDC1120
  • Total Credits: 4

Course Description

This course is designed to give the student a comprehensive understanding of shade, ornamental and native deciduous trees and coniferous evergreen trees. Emphasis will be given to identifying characteristics, nomenclature and their use in the landscape.

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:
Identify deciduous shade trees
Identify evergreen trees
Identify native trees
Identify ornamental trees
Access plant photos
Determine use of deciduous shade trees
Determine use of evergreen trees
Determine use of ornamental trees
Determine use of native trees
Determine use of evergreen trees
Determine use of deciduous shade trees
Complete a tree reference book

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 4
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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