TEKS-ALIGNED COURSE

Floral Design

ABOUT THE COURSE

The Floral Design course is designed to develop students' ability to identify and demonstrate the principles and techniques related to floral design as well as develop an understanding of the management of floral enterprises. Through the analysis of artistic floral styles and historical periods, students will develop respect for the traditions and contributions of diverse cultures.

ico_teksmet.svg Percentage of TEKS Met 100%
ico_totallessons.svg Total Lessons 26
ico_gradelevel.svg Grade Level 9-12
ico_projact.svg Projects & Activities 272
ico_assessments.svg Assessments 37
View the TEKS

FEATURED EXPERTS

Jim Johnson
Endowed Chair and Distinguished Lecturer, Benz School of Floral Design at Texas A&M University

LeeAnn Malone
Licensed Funeral Director, Lake Ridge Chapel

Elaine McGinn
Director of Planning & Exhibits, Desert Botanical Garden

Bob Anderson
Landscape Architect/Owner, J. Robert Anderson, FASLA Landscape Architects

SAMPLE LESSON | Floral Design Basics: Principles & Elements

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.

COURSE LESSONS

  • History of Floral Design         
  • Flower Identification 
  • Horticulture Plant ID: Floral  
  • Floral Design Basics: Principles & Elements  
  • Floral Design Basics: Techniques       
  • Design Fundamentals
  • Geometry in Floral Design     
  • Corsage & Boutonniere Preparation 
  • Wedding Arrangements        
  • Special Arrangements
  • Bereavement Arrangements 
  • Critiquing Floral Arrangements         
  • Post Harvest Care of Cut Flowers      
  • Floral Design Tools     
  • Flower Business Management          
  • Career Opportunities: Floral Industry
  • Internships 101: The Importance of Internships       
  • Formulas for Career Success: Career Testing & Investigation          
  • Workplace Issues       
  • Employability Skills         
  • Citizenship Basics      
  • Blue & Gold Basics: SAE Programs    
  • Introduction to Record Keeping        
  • Blue & Gold Basics: What is FFA?     
  • Blue & Gold Basics: FFA Officers & Meetings
  • Blue & Gold Basics: Career Development Events