2021 - 2022 College Catalog 
    Jan 20, 2022  
2021 - 2022 College Catalog

HORT 180 - Horticulture Sciences Internship

Credit Hours: 1
Lecture Hours: 1
Laboratory Hours: 0

Prerequisite(s): Full-time matriculated status in the Horticulture Science, Golf & Sports Turf Managment AAS or BBA programs and a minimum cumulative 2.00 GPA

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

This course provides students with a unique technical experience by combining theoretical and hands- on training. The course will be completed at a recognized internship site chosen in conjunction with a faculty advisor. Students must spend a minimum of 180 hours or six weeks at an internship site in order to satisfactorily complete this requirement.

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course:
  1. Students will have the opportunity to bridge the gap between theory and practice from the classroom to their internship experience.
  2. The course will prepare the student for a career in their chosen field.
  3. The course will demonstrate what will be expected of them in the profession upon graduation.
  4. The course will reinforce information and skills learned while attending SUNY Delhi courses.
  5. Students will demonstrate the ability to research job/internship opportunities.
  6. Students will prepare a professional resume and cover letter.
  7. Students will complete a professional, credit bearing experience within industry that will complement course work studied.