The Study of Trees

BIOLGY X 492.67

Trees provide shade, food, habitat, and clean our air. Selecting and caring for trees is the study of arboriculture.

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Winter
Remote
In-Person
Starting at $625.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • The theoretical and practical concepts of tree selection
  • The establishment, management and preservation of trees in a landscape environment
  • Professional standards for planting, pruning, and training of trees

About this course:

With trees being the largest and often longest-living elements of our outdoor environment, proper tree selection and management are important to maximize the environmental, social, and economic benefits they offer. This class features a combination of lectures, discussions, research, and field trips designed for those who desire a basic understanding of tree care--both ornamental and fruit-bearing. Students learn theoretical and practical concepts of tree selection; establishment, management, and preservation of trees in a landscape environment; and professional standards in the proper selection, planting, pruning, and training of trees. 

Winter 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Thursday 6:30PM - 8:30PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Darlene Pickell
383900
Fee:
$625.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Still accepting enrollments
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Notes
Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 12, 2022
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jan 6, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Jan 13, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Jan 20, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Jan 27, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Feb 3, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Feb 10, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Feb 17, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Feb 24, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Mar 3, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Mar 10, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Mar 17, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
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Tuesday, Saturday
Canceled
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Instructor: Darlene Pickell
383902
Fee:
$625.00
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Location: Field Trip , UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
Notes
No meeting February 15, 2022. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 10, 2022
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jan 4, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 115
Lecture
Tue Jan 11, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 115
Lecture
Tue Jan 18, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 115
Lecture
Tue Jan 25, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 115
Lecture
Tue Feb 1, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 115
Lecture
Tue Feb 8, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 115
Off-Site
Sat Feb 19, 2022
10:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Field Trip
Lecture
Tue Feb 22, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 115
Lecture
Tue Mar 1, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 115
Lecture
Tue Mar 8, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 115
Lecture
Tue Mar 15, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 115

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