Sustainable Horticulture- Permaculture Design- Market Gardening- Woodland Management- Green Building- Plant and Soil Science
Course Code: 6M4334
Entry requirements: FETAC Level 5 Horticulture or equivalent; interview selection process. Mature students welcome. Mature applicants will be considered on their own merits.
Course Duration: 1 year
Commencement Date: September 2016
Course Co-ordinator: Mr. Donal Chambers
The college has contacts with the following centres that may offer internships or employment opportunities:
Those completing a Level 6 Award in Sustainable Horticulture may be eligible to enter directly into 2nd year of the Horticulture Degree in Cork Institute of Technology via the Cork Colleges Progression Scheme.
“The two years I spent doing the Practical Sustainability/ Permaculture Course at Kinsale Further Education College were an amazing experience of learning in new creative ways, with lots of practical experience and an exciting mix of classroom lessons, guest speakers and field trips.”
Sophie, Past Student
Timetables vary from year to year please contact the college directly for detailed timetable information.
Example course outline: