When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor TBC SHE HPL - Grade H
  • Course Code K23SHEN01A
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

This fun and engaging one day introduction course will provide you with a gentle introduction into the world of botany. We will discuss why we study plants, what the different branches of botany are and how we can classify plants into different groups based on their features.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Define botany
  • State some of the branches of botany
  • understand the reasons why we study plants
  • Classify plants into different groups
  • Describe the process of photosynthesis


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • Class format and activities

    This course will be offered in centre. You will be taught in a number of different ways including presentations with visual examples, discussions and problem solving activities. Achievement on your course will be measured by whether you meet the learning outcomes above.

    Entry requirements

    Open to all - no prior knowledge required.

    What you need to know before you enrol

    For further course information please email science.enquiries@morleycollege.ac.uk

    What you need

    A notepad and pen would be useful.

    What you can do next

    Study a longer term course in horticulture. Explore other areas of science by joining our introductory days in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Anatomy and Physiology