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Sow Grow and Save

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Summary

This course is for people who want to be more sustainable and resilient in terms of diet, health, exercise, money and connection to the webs and cycles of nature. No space is too small to get started. Even just a window sill could get you started and growing your own produce for a better quality of life.

You will learn the following during this free 12 week online course:

  • Why we grow
  • Designs for success and prepping your growing space
  • Planning the year ahead
  • Propagation
  • Looking after your crop and using/storing what you grow

What you grow is up to you, this could be anything from tomatoes to salad leaves to berries and apples. We will explore the options together via 1:1 tutor support sessions. The course is designed for those who love fresh produce but are not sure where to start.

How will I learn?

With this course we have brought the classroom to you and created an 12 week interactive online learning environment. These sessions are never pre-recorded and like in a classroom you will have a teacher and other students interacting with you live on set teaching dates. Allowing you to ask questions and gain skills all without leaving your desk.

Our virtual learning courses brings the classroom to you. Courses are online, allowing you to study from anywhere however classes run live at scheduled times and dates. Giving you the full live classroom experience with other learners and our expert lecturers, all from the comfort of your home.

For more information on how you will learn please email [email protected].

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Entry Requirements

This course has no entry requirements however you must be 19 or over and will require access to a home computer that can connect to the internet to access our online learning platform.

If you have any questions regarding entry requirements please email [email protected].

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Additional Information

With you every step of the way!

Get more from your online courses, let us help you succeed with bespoke packages led by our dedicated online support team:

  • Occupational specialists and tutors just a click away to support you
  • Expert digital team on hand to resolve IT issues
  • Access to free online community for those suffering with adveres mental health, 24 hours a day
  • Enjoy incredible discounts while you study with your NUS/Totum student card

New to online learning? Require additional support? Let us help you with each step you take.

DEPARTMENT CONTACT
For more information about this course please email [email protected].

COURSE FEES
Please be aware that some courses have fees that are payable on enrolment. More information on if this course has a fee can be found in the Availability section below.  

If you require financial support including payment plans, bursaries and advanced learner loans please visit the Money Management Service section of the website.

For more information on fees please view our Fees, Charges and Refunds Policy and our Applications, Admissions and Enrolment Policy and Procedures.

ONLINE ENROLMENT
This course offers simpler and safer online enrolment requests, which means in a matter of minutes you can submit an enrolment request to us. However please be aware that upon submitting your enrolment form you are not guaranteed to be accepted. A number of our courses require assessments, qualification checks or simply a conversation with you before we can confirm your enrolment.

Within 24 hours of enrolment submission you will receive an automated email notification with information on what happens next. Please add [email protected] to your safe sender list. Most email providers allow you to do this withing settings/options. For full instructions simply use your chosen search engine to find instructions on how to make emails as safe.

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Course information last updated: Tuesday 18th January 2022 @ 8.30am (8 hours ago)

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