FWS140 - Flowers for Events

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Subject Title
Flowers for Events

Subject Description
In this two day  workshop students will learn the where / how and why of flowers for events.  This workshop focuses on managing the floral design process for special events.

Credit Status

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

1.  Sourcing floral material and hardgoods for events.

2.  The chain of life for your flowers.

3.  How to put together a plan and budget for the flowers used in a special event

4.  The construction of a flower arrangement used for a centerpiece.

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
- Trip to Wholesalers
- Skills necessary to make professioanl sales presentations to potential clients
- Create a Table Arrangement using European Designs

Mode of Instruction

Demonstration and lecture.
Individualized instruction and assessment

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