Higher Diploma in botany
Botany, a branch of biological science, is the study of plants, including how they survive and interact with other living and nonliving things in the environment. Degree programs in this field are available at the bachelor's, master's and Ph.D. levels, and they emphasize plant biology, chemistry and plant genetics.
Program Levels in Botany: Bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees
Prerequisites: High school diploma or GED for bachelor's programs; bachelor's degree in botany or related field for master's and doctoral programs
Program Specializations: Plant genetics or plant ecology for doctoral programs
Other Requirements: Thesis may be required for master's programs; teaching and dissertation for doctoral programs