Recommended Academic Plan for Landscape Contracting Major/Design/Build Option (LSCPE/DESGN) University Park

Effective Date: Fall 2014

Semester 1

Humanities (GH)Notes for: Humanities

Humanities

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Quantification (GQ)Notes for: Quantification

Quantification

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
HORT 101 (GN) Horticultural ScieneNotes for: HORT 101

HORT 101

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
or ENGL 030 (GWS) Honors Freshman CompositionNotes for: ENGL 030

ENGL 030

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
3
2
3
Total credits 17

Semester 2

ECON 102 (GS) Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ECON 104 (GS) Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 104

ECON 104

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ECON 014 (GS) Principles of EconomicsNotes for: ECON 014

ECON 014

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or AG BM 101 (GS) Economic Principles of Agribusiness Decision MakingNotes for: AG BM 101

AG BM 101

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
MATH 026 (GQ) Plane TrigonometryNotes for: MATH 026

MATH 026

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
LARCH 060 (GA) History of Design on the LandNotes for: LARCH 060

LARCH 060

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
CAS 100 (GWS) Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100

CAS 100

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
3
United States Cultures (US)Notes for: United States Cultures

United States Cultures

Can be combined with GA, GH, or GS
0-3
Total credits 12-15

Semester 3

BIOL 127 (GN) Introduction to Plant BiologyNotes for: BIOL 127

BIOL 127

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BIOL 110 (GN) Biology: Concepts and BiodiversityNotes for: BIOL 110

BIOL 110

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3-4
1
4
3
HORT 137 Ornamental Plant MaterialsNotes for: HORT 137

HORT 137

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HORT 120 Computer Applications for Landscape ContractingNotes for: HORT 120

HORT 120

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
Total credits 16-17

Semester 4

SOILS 101 (GN) Introductory Soil ScienceNotes for: SOILS 101

SOILS 101

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
4
HORT 220 CAD Applications in Landscape ContractingNotes for: HORT 220

HORT 220

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ART 020 (GA) Introduction to DrawingNotes for: ART 020

ART 020

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
1.5
International Cultures (IL)Notes for: International Cultures

International Cultures

Can be combined with GA, GH, or GS
0-3
Total credits 14.5-17.5

Semester 5

CHEM 101 (GN) Introductory ChemistryNotes for: CHEM 101

CHEM 101

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
HORT 138 Ornamental Plant MaterialsNotes for: HORT 138

HORT 138

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HORT 269 Residential Landscape PlanningNotes for: HORT 269

HORT 269

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
1.5
Total credits 13.5

Semester 6

HORT 464 Landscape Construction INotes for: HORT 464

HORT 464

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
HORT 408 Landscape Plant Establishment and MaintenanceNotes for: HORT 408

HORT 408

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
3
Pest Management SelectionNotes for: Pest Management Selection

Pest Management Selection

Select 2-3 credits from: ENT 313, ENT 314, HORT 238, PPEM 300, or PPEM 318
2-3
3
Total credits 16-17

Semester 7

HORT 466 Landscape Construction IINotes for: HORT 466

HORT 466

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
5
HORT 131 Herbaceous Perennial and Annual IdentificationNotes for: HORT 131

HORT 131

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
3
Total credits 14

Semester 8

HORT 368 Landscape Planting DesignNotes for: HORT 368

HORT 368

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
HORT 468 Landscape Estimating and BiddingNotes for: HORT 468

HORT 468

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
3
ElectivesNotes for: Electives

Electives

Consult your academic adviser regarding the selection of elective courses
0-6
ENGL 202D (GWS) Effective Writing: Business WritingNotes for: ENGL 202D

ENGL 202D

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 12-18

Additional Notes

120 Credits are Required for Completion of Major

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

ENGL 030
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
CAS 100
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
United States Cultures
Can be combined with GA, GH, or GS
International Cultures
Can be combined with GA, GH, or GS
Pest Management Selection
Select 2-3 credits from: ENT 313, ENT 314, HORT 238, PPEM 300, or PPEM 318
Electives
Consult your academic adviser regarding the selection of elective courses