FWS125 - Floral Holiday Glamour

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Subject Title
Floral Holiday Glamour

Subject Description
During this six week course students focus on creating floral designs for the festive season. At the end of each class students bring home a stunning arrangement to enjoy.

Credit Status
Special Interest

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Produce festive floral compositions.

2. Create holiday table arrangements.

3. Design and create outdoor arrangements for the holidays.

4. Coordinate festive table and mantle displays with flowers and accessories.

Cheating and Plagiarism
Each student should be aware of the College's policy regarding Cheating and Plagiarism. Seneca's Academic Policy will be strictly enforced.

To support academic honesty at Seneca College, all work submitted by students may be reviewed for authenticity and originality, utilizing software tools and third party services. Please visit the Academic Honesty site on http://library.senecacollege.ca for further information regarding cheating and plagiarism policies and procedures.

All students and employees have the right to study and work in an environment that is free from discrimination and/or harassment. Language or activities that defeat this objective violate the College Policy on Discrimination/Harassment and shall not be tolerated. Information and assistance are available from the Student Conduct Office at student.conduct@senecacollege.ca.

Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Disabilities Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.


Topic Outline
- Halloween and autumn table settings
- Candle rings and candle arrangements
- Christmas glassware floral arrangements
- Topiary designs
- Holiday wreaths for indoor and outdoor use
- Christmas urns and window boxes

Mode of Instruction
 Lecture, demonstration, individual instruction and assessment, faculty and peer critique. 

Reference Material
(Available in the Seneca College Resource Centre)
- The Contemporary Flower Arranger; Linda Owen
- Inspired Arrangements for all Occassions; Paula Pike
- Finding and Arranging Flowers Naturally; Tom Pritchard, Billy Jarecki
- Decorating with Flowers; Jamy Raworth, Susan Berry
- The Floral Decorator; Kenneth Turner

Required Supplies
 Students should bring a sharp paring knife, scissors, small garden pruners and wire cutters to class.

Promotion Policy

Grading Policy
A+90%  to  100%
A80%  to  89%
B+75%  to  79%
B70%  to  74%
C+65%  to  69%
C60%  to  64%
D+55%  to  59%
D50%  to  54%
F0%    to  49% (Not a Pass)

For further information, see a copy of the Academic Policy, available online (http://www.senecacollege.ca/academic-policy) or at Seneca's Registrar's Offices.

Approved by: Lisa Somers