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Master Course Outline
Turfgrass Cultural Practices

Course Number: TURF 201
Credits: 6
Hours per Quarter: 60

Lecture Hours:60


Description
Introduction to turf grass cultural practices. Topics include turf grass types, turf grass uses, cultivars, selection of grasses, turf fertilization and fertilizer selection, water needs of the grass plant and irrigation, renovation practices, future trends, and turf grass assessment techniques.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Knowledge of the different types of turf grass.
B. Ability to identify the different types of turf grass.
C. Knowledge of the different uses of turf grass.
D. Knowledge of the varietal differences of turf grass.
E. Knowledge of turf grass cultivars and seed selection.
F. Knowledge of turf grass fertilizer requirements and selection.
G. Knowledge of the water requirements of turf grasses and irrigation of turf.
H. Knowledge of future trends concerning turf grass.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
TURF 201
Spring 2013
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2012
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2012
1216
William Griffith
TURF 201
Spring 2012
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2011
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2011
1390
William Griffith
TURF 201
Spring 2011
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2010
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2010
1390
William Griffith
TURF 201
Spring 2010
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2009
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2009
1390
William Griffith
TURF 201
Spring 2009
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Winter 2009
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2008
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2008
1390
William Griffith
TURF 201
Spring 2008
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2005
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2005
1390
William Griffith
TURF 201
Spring 2005
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Winter 2005
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2004
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2004
2327
William Griffith
TURF 201
Winter 2004
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2003
5032
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2003
2327
William Griffith
TURF 201
Fall 2002
5032
Bill Griffith

TURF 201
Fall 2002
2327
Bill Griffith



Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
X
 
X
 
 
X
 
X
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)