City of Sunderland College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Cumbria

BSc Hons Degree in Horticulture

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Course summary

TEF Silver

City of Sunderland College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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The programme is designed for students who wish to develop their knowledge of the exciting scientific and technical developments currently taking shape within the global horticultural industry. A focus on enterprise and research encourages independent learning, with investigation into sustainably or the use of green infrastructure to improve the urban environment. This could lead to career opportunities in consultancy, local authority, landscape management and contract management.

Course details


The program will include formal teaching strategies such as lectures, seminars, written assignments, presentations, and discussion boards. In addition, significant informal and experiential learning through focused session planning in the wider environment. The following modules will be covered

  • Dissertation
  • Enterprise and Sustainable Management
  • Collaborative Land-based Practice
  • Contemporary Issues in Horticulture
  • Advanced Plant Use and Implementation
  • Industrial Experience

Assessment method

Your progress will be assessed by a range of methods including presentations, portfolios, dissertation, report writing and project work.

How to apply

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Kirkley Hall
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6150 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6150 Year 1
Scotland £6150 Year 1
Wales £6150 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
BSc Hons Degree in Horticulture at City of Sunderland College - UCAS