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Diploma in Arboriculture (Level 6) Modules

AG0307

Programme Regulations

These regulations should be read in conjunction with the Institute’s Academic Regulations, clause 2 General Programme Regulations.

Schedule of Modules

Group A: Compulsory Modules

Module CodeModule TitleLevelCreditsPre-RequisitesCo-Requisites
AGHA600Professional Arboricultural Practice II610​SCA2769​
AGHA602Advanced Tree Biology and Mechanics610SCA3006​
AGHA613Tree Inspection65SCA2762Y & SCA3491Y & SCA2773​
AGHA614Hazard Analysis of Trees65AGHA613
AGHA616Amenity Tree Valuation Part I65SCA2776Y​
AGHA617Amenity Tree Valuation Part II65AGHA616
AGHA618Tree Management I65
AGHA519Tree Management II55
AGHA520Classification of Trees55SCA7150 & SCAR308​
AGHA621Entomology65SCA2773​
AGHA622Tree Pathology and Disorders65SCA2773​
AGHA528Designing Treed Landscapes510SCA7150 & SCAR308 & SCA5404Y​
AGHA632Arboricultural Special Topic I610
AGHA521
or
AGHA522
Identification of Gymnosperms

Identification of Angiosperms
5

5
5

5
SCA7150 & SCAR308​
AGHA520

Group B (optional modules)

​Module Code
Module TitleLevelCreditsPre-RequisitesCo-Requisites
AGHA521
or
AGHA522
Identification of Gymnosperms

Identification of Angiosperms
5

5
5

5
​SCA7150 & SCAR308​
AGHA520

AGHA520
A​GHA641Arboricultural Contracting I610
AGHA643Arboricultural Contracting II610A​GHA641
AGHA607Special Arboricultural Equipment II65SCA5403Y​
AGHA632
or
AGHA633
or
AGHA730
Arboricultural Special Topic I

Arboricultural Special Topic II

Arboricultural Research Topic II
6

6

6
10

15

 15
Any level 6 module as approved by the Head of School/Centre Director in any of the following subject areas; Arboriculture, Conservation/Environmental Studies, Forestry, Horticultural Management or Planning, up to a maximum of 20 credits per subject area.