Plant Breeding and Home Gardening

Pland Breeding

Diploma in Plant Breeding Techniques and Home Gardening

Eligibility: Matriculation
Duration: 3 months

Over few decades, plant breeding has become a profitable sector of horticulture industry. College of Tourism and Multimedia is offering plant breeding and horticulture courses to meet up the need of this era. Now you can be a plant breeder by studying plant breeding. This course is specially designed for plant enthusiasts, nurserymen, horticulturists and people interested in home gardening and landscaping. Learn from professional plant scientist.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of these lessons you will be able to:

  • Describe the structure and function of genetic
  • Explain different plant breeding
  • Review current developments in plant
  • Review of major vegetable/fruit
  • Information regarding diseases, pests and weeds
  • Information regarding soil life cycle and soil
  • Discuss information regarding seeds and factors affecting seed
  • Explain different types of vegetable/fruit
  • Discuss different aspects of garden landscape.

 Course content

  • Genetics
  • Plant breeding
  • Plant breeding techniques and its advancements
  • Introduction and identification of important fruits and vegetable varieties
  • Diseases, pests and weeds control
  • Soil and its characteristics
  • Seeds and seed germination
  • Home gardening techniques
  • Garden landscape

This course is recommended for:

  • Plant enthusiastic
  • Nurseryman
  • Plant breeders
  • Landscape architects
  • Plant laboratory assistants
  • People who wants to improve their fruit/vegetable yields

Activities

  • Lectures
  • Discussions
  • Demonstrations
  • Multimedia presentations
  • Visit to different nurseries, public gardens and farms
  • Experimental setup