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Living with Plants

Breadth TrackYear: 2019

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Living with plants focuses on the interaction of plants with the landscape, climate and production system, theory and practice of planting within the built environment considering sustainable plant selection and design.

Subject Options

Code Name Study period Credit Points
HORT20027 Greening Landscapes
Semester 2
HORT20026 Designing with Plants
Semester 1


Some of these subjects are not available as breadth for all Bachelor of Environments students. Go to http://breadth.unimelb.edu.au/breadth/info/Environments.html for more information. The track is not available as breadth for Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Biomedicine students. The full track cannot be taken by Bachelor of Commerce students as HORT20027 Greening Landscapes is not available as breadth or core in that degree.

What is a Breadth Track?

A breadth track is a sequence of three or more subjects (taken as part of a Melbourne Bachelor degree) that progressively develops knowledge and skills relevant to a coherent domain, theme, topic or issue. It is a suggested set of subjects, rather than a requirement.

Last updated: 23 July 2019