Peter Conden

Full Time Faculty - Landscape Horticulture

Applied Sciences and Technology

Office: TC 50 - Room: TC 422

480-461-7125

Office Hours

On Fridays I 'm usually in the garden so schedule an appointment if you need to meet with me.

Classes Taught

Spring 2020

AGS164 Plant Growth and Development 4 Credits
Principles of growth in relation to seed germination, emergence, growth and reproduction processes of plants and the environmental influences on plant growth processes. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27507
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Class Started

AGS166 Aquaponics 3 Credits
Establishment, care, and selection of facilities for commercial production of animals and plants in a water-based closed system. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36510
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Started

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

AGS182AA Gardening Practices and Techniques 2 Credits
Cultural practices of vegetables, fruits and ornamental plants as they relate to organic and inorganic gardening. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24956
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/15/2020 - 05/02/2020
We
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Class Started

Notes: Lab Component Required

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 24956 must also register for .
AGS192 Urban Plant Care 3 Credits
Establishment, care and preservation of ornamental trees, shrubs, vines, and ground cover plants used in landscape for human well-being and pleasure. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27323
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
Tu
Th
3:00 PM - 4:20 PM
3:00 PM - 5:20 PM

Class Started

AGS298AA Special Projects 1 Credits
Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development.
Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
37523
Dobson Campus
INST OFF
Lab
01/11/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

Fall 2020

AGS164 Plant Growth and Development 4 Credits
Principles of growth in relation to seed germination, emergence, growth and reproduction processes of plants and the environmental influences on plant growth processes. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35277
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020
We
9:00 AM - 11:40 AM

Open

17 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 35277 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. Students may contact instructor at: peter.conden@mesacc.edu

AGS186 Greenhouse Management And Construction 3 Credits
Principles and practices of greenhouse operation; control of environmental factors and cultural practices affecting the production of greenhouse crops. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35865
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020
Tu
12:00 PM - 1:40 PM

Open

18 of 20
Seats Available

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 35865 must also register for .
35931
Dobson Campus
Lab
08/27/2020 - 12/18/2020
Th
12:00 PM - 2:40 PM

Open

18 of 20
Seats Available

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 35931 must also register for .
AGS298AA Special Projects 1 Credits
Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development.
Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33200
Dobson Campus
Instructor's Office
Lab
08/22/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

5 of 5
Seats Available

Degrees & Awards

AAS Computer Technology  College of Staten Island

BS Ornamental Horticulture  Delaware Valley College

MS Horticultural Science  North Carolina State University

 

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