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Tissue Culture, Certificate

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Tissue culture involves growing plants from very small sections (sometimes microscopic) in a laboratory. It is a propagation method which is being increasingly used. To learn more, join the Tissue Culture course from Warnborough College.
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Overview

Tissue culture is not appropriate for many plants, but for others such as orchids, some indoor plants and in particular, many new plant varieties, it is a very popular propagation method.

Aims of the Tissue Culture course from Warnborough College

  • Explain the nature of plant growth processes, in the tissue culture environment.
  • Determine growing media to use for tissue culture.
  • Specify appropriate micropropagation procedures for different purposes.
  • Explain the management of environmental control equipment used in tissue culture.
  • Design a layout for a commercial tissue culture facility.
  • Determine appropriate commercial applications for tissue culture.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline. More details:
    • You may enrol and start at any time of the year – it’s all self-paced.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Duration description
      • 1 Module – 100 Hours (you must complete all assignments and successfully complete one examination OR final project)
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Self-paced

Programme Structure

Lessons:

  • Plant Nutrients.
  • The Laboratory
  • Micropropagation Techniques
  • Plant Hormones
  • The Tissue Culture Environment
  • Commercial Applications
  • Taking Plants out of Culture
  • Culture of Selected Species

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    395 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 395 GBP for the full programme and a duration of .
  • EU/EEA

    395 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 395 GBP for the full programme and a duration of .
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