R F 98 Retail Floristry Work Experience (2-6)
Lec-17.5, work- 60-300
Credit, Degree Applicable
ADVISE: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in: a floristry or horticulture course and/or approval of the EH/F Dept work experience coordinator
Repeat max. 12 units
A supervised work-experience program at an approved florist or related business. Designed to provide the student an opportunity to successfully gain employment and to learn and practice skills with professional guidance.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Prepare a professional portfolio, including appropriate photographic samples of designs, a resume, and letters of reference.
- Outcome 2: Prepare for a job interview for job placement in the floral industry.
- Outcome 3: Record progress and accomplishments in the floriculture industry.
- Outcome 4: Process and manage floral orders, including designing, routing, packaging, and delivery.