FWS139 - Decorating With Flowers

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Subject Title
Decorating With Flowers

Subject Description
In this one day workshop participants will learn how to enhance the interior and exterior of a home with flower arrangements and plants.  Students will also learn how to construct a European hand tied bouquet to take home with them.

Credit Status

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

1.  Select appropriate containers and flowers to use in different areas of the home.

2.  Obtain maximum value when buying flowers for decorating a home.

3.  Choose appropriate decorating floral colours based on color palette to compliment home, interior.

4.  Construct a European Hand-Tied bouquet with seasonal flowers.

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.

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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
- Identify types of plants and flowers suitable for a particular environment.
- Colour Theory
- Create a European Hand-Tied Bouquet

Mode of Instruction
In-class discussion, demonstration, individual instruction

Prescribed Texts

Reference Material

Required Supplies
Students will be supplied with a florist knife.

Promotion Policy

Grading Policy
A+ 90%  to  100%
A 80%  to  89%
B+ 75%  to  79%
B 70%  to  74%
C+ 65%  to  69%
C 60%  to  64%
D+ 55%  to  59%
D 50%  to  54%
F 0%    to  49% (Not a Pass)
EXC Excellent
SAT Satisfactory
UNSAT Unsatisfactory

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