Centre for Continuing Education

Horticulture and gardening

Horticulture and gardening. Open to everyone.

Learn horticulture and gardening the smart way with horticulture and gardening courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

Bonsai Course

Horticulture and gardening. Open to everyone. Enjoy gardening on a smaller scale. Explore the fascinating world of bonsai. Find out which varieties of plants are most suitable and how easy it is to create your own bonsai. Learn which containers, soil, materials and equipment to use and how to shape, prune, maintain, style and display your plants. Outcomes By the end of this course, you should be able to: identify plants suitable for bonsai recognise the defined styles of bonsai... [More]
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Bonsai Course

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Bonsai Course

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Bonsai Course

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Plant Propagation Techniques Course

Horticulture and gardening. Open to everyone. Researchers have discovered that creative people are among the happiest in our society and gardeners are amongst the most optimistic. Enjoy the best of both worlds by learning how to create new plants for your garden area. Unearth the mysteries of propagating plants by sowing, cuttings, division, layering, budding and various methods of grafting to produce new and exciting plant forms. Comprehensive notes provided. New and experienced... [More]
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Plant Propagation Techniques Course

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Plant Propagation Techniques Course

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Plant Propagation Techniques Course

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Australian Native Plants Gardening Course

Horticulture and gardening. Open to everyone. Australian native plants were here before us and they’re all around us. But where did they come from and how have they survived and flourished in our harsh environment for so long and so well? Aims Discover the answer to these questions and more, including how to choose the right native plants for your garden or balcony to screen, attract birds or create a focal point. You’ll also learn about edible Australian native plants as well as... [More]
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Australian Native Plants Gardening Course

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Australian Native Plants Gardening Course

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Indoor Plants Course

Horticulture and gardening. Open to everyone. Plants improve our health. We might exercise regularly and have a balanced diet but plants in our home and workplace not only improve air quality but also have a positive psychological effect. Studies by NASA revealed that indoor plants can eliminate 87% of air toxins in 24 hours, reduce stress and improve our moods. We will discover how to choose, grow and maintain the most suitable indoor plants for your location, to add appeal to the... [More]
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Indoor Plants Course

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Indoor Plants Course

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Beekeeping Course

Horticulture and gardening. Open to everyone. Why not harvest your own honey? You can have a few hives and let the bees do most of the work for you. Learn everything you need to know about bees, the equipment needed and how much honey you can expect. Discover how to make products from beeswax such as candles, soap and cosmetic creams. Outcomes By the end of this course, you should be able to: identify the various methods of beekeeping select suitable bees, flora and beehive... [More]
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Beekeeping Course

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Beekeeping Course

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Beekeeping Course

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Beekeeping Course

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Organic Gardening Course

Horticulture and gardening. Open to everyone. It’s easy to have an organic garden. Take some time out to taste the superior flavour and goodness of organically-grown produce. Whether you have the tiniest balcony or a quarter acre block, learn how to grow your own organic herbs, vegetables and fruit trees; perfect the art of composting and worm farming and explore other methods of recycling. Find out about crop rotation, companion planting and moon planting. Learn how to reduce the... [More]
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Organic Gardening Course

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Organic Gardening Course

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Organic Gardening Course

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Garden Design Course for Large and Small Spaces

Horticulture and gardening. Open to everyone. Nowhere to relax or entertain outdoors? Is your outdoor area looking tired? Are you and your plants happy? Aims Whether you have arid acreage, a barren balcony or a cluttered courtyard, you can transform it into a stylish sanctuary. Discover how to use space effectively and the concepts of good design. Recognise your soil type and determine how to choose appropriate plants and materials. Achieve a professional, cost-effective design... [More]
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Garden Design Course for Large and Small Spaces

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Garden Design Course for Large and Small Spaces

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Garden Design Course for Large and Small Spaces

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Gardening for Beginners Course

Horticulture and gardening. Open to everyone. This basic gardening skills course teaches everything you need to know about how to achieve the best results for your outdoor area, from the ground up. Discover what type of soil you have and how you may need to improve it. Find out which plants are suitable for specific areas and how to maintain them with a minimum amount of time and effort. Outcomes By the end of this course, you should be able to: identify the requirements of plants... [More]
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Gardening for Beginners Course

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Gardening for Beginners Course

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Sustainable Gardening Course

Horticulture and gardening. Open to everyone. Make a difference! Sustainable gardening is not only good for you but also good for the planet. Aims Discover how to create a garden that you can enjoy and reduce your environmental footprint. Find out how to conserve our natural resources, implement organic gardening principles and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Learn how to recycle waste, reduce the incidence of weeds and eliminate the use of chemicals. By taking some simple steps,... [More]
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