Landscape Lake Management WLM103

This course teaches cultural treatment of landscape lakes, basins and other impounded water bodies for both adequate enjoyment and environmental protection. Students demonstrate their knowledge of indicator issues (alga, pond weeds, invasive species, etc.), sampling protocols and verification of cultural thresholds, and how to properly manage such urban-suburban landscape bodies of water. This course requires students to take and pass their Illinois Department of Agriculture aquatic pest control applicator license. 12 (3 credit-hours: consisting 2 lecture hours and 2 laboratory hours)
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Microsoft Word Landscape Lake Management 103 Learning Outcomes Mapping (150 KB)
Microsoft Word Landscape Lake Management 103 Course Syllabus (27 KB)
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Microsoft Word Landscape Lake Management 103 Exam I (13 KB)
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Microsoft Word Landscape Lake Management 103 Exam II KEY (15 KB)
Microsoft Word Landscape Lake Management 103 Exam II (13 KB)
Microsoft Word Landscape Lake Management 103 Exam II (13 KB)
Microsoft Word Landscape Lake Management 103 Exam III (13 KB)
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Microsoft Word Landscape Lake Management 103 Lab #1 Outline (25 KB)
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Date:
2016-04-18
Primary Material Type:
Assessment Tool
Other Material Types:
Collection, Development Tool, Drill and Practice, Presentation, Reference Material, Syllabus, Workshop and Training Material
Institution:
Lincoln Land Community College
Project Name:
Horticulture
TAACCCT Round:
4
Subjects:
landscape lake & basin management, pond algae, invasive pond plants, invasive pond animals, proper lake treatment(s), treating lake organisms, lake human risks, BMPs - Best Management Practices plans

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville - National Corn Ethanol Research Center
Industry Sector:
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services -- Administrative and Support Services -- Facilities Support Services (5612)
Occupation:
Management Occupations -- Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers (11-9141)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Natural Resources and Conservation (03)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
75-hrs. (15-wks. Semester); 75-hrs. (8-wk. Module)
Language:
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality Note:
Program development began with convening industry expertise of employers, agencies, and individuals that formed into a District-wide Advisory Committee. Content providers came forward from within, and outside of, this group. The Lincoln Land Community College/Illinois Community College Board process for new programs and curricula insured the highest development standards for this initiative. The Higher Learning Commission approval was also received - enabling federal & state financial aid.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
  • Participation as an ongoing member of team developing the instructional materials
  • Conducting an evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Quality Matters
  • Quality Online Learning and Teaching (Cal State University)
  • Quality Scorecard (Online Learning Consortium)
Course Note:
Horticulture

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