The Foundation Degree in Floristry Design is specifically designed to provide an interdisciplinary programme of study. It is focused on the development of student knowledge and understanding of a broad range of Floristry skills and techniques supported with essential theoretical underpinning knowledge. What will I study? Year 1:
- Academic Skills Development - 20 credits
- Commercial Floristry Techniques - 20 credits
- Visual Communication - 20 credits
- Bridal Design Project - 20 credits
- Floristry Practice - 20 credits
- Contemporary Design Skills - 20 credits
- Floral Composition - 40 credits
- The Business of Floristry - 20 credits
- Contemporary Techniques and Materials - 20 credits
- European Practice - 20 credits
- Floristry Enterprise and Entrepreneurship - 20 credits
- Additional facilities include Science Centre, IT suites, dedicated University Centre, study spaces and social areas, and modern Learning Resources Centre.
- Online Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) used to enhance and facilitate teaching and independent learning on all programmes.
- Experienced, supportive and motivated staff with both academic and industrial experience.
- Our experienced Life Coaches are on hand to help you through your University journey from mentoring and coaching to health, wellbeing and resilience. Learn more about how our Life Coaches can support you: https://www.bishopburton.ac.uk/university-centre/life-skills-team-at-ucbb
- Talks from a range of visiting speakers.
- Opportunities to attend trips to enhance learning.
- Students have access to a range of support through our study skills, and health and wellbeing teams. Further information can be found on our website: https://www.bishopburton.ac.uk/student-life/student-support
- Relevant extra-curricular activity and/or work experience is encouraged of all students in order to enhance learning.
- Retail Florist
- Freelance Florist
- Floristry Business / Venture
- Wedding Planner
- Corporate Events Planner
- Overseas Florist.
You will study; Commerical floristry techniques Bridal design Contemporary design skills Visual communication Academic skills development Contemporary techniques and materials European practice Floristry enterprise and entrepreneurship Floral composition The business of floristry Floristry practice.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
University Centre Bishop Burton welcomes applicants from overseas. You will need to be issued with a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) to apply for your student visa to the UK. You will need to pay your course fees in full prior to a CAS being sent to you. In order for us to process this and for us to comply with our duties as a Sponsor we are required to check other aspects of your application, for example your financial status. For more details please visit www.bishopburton.ac.uk/student-life/international-students
Additional entry requirements
GCSE English at grade C/4 or above
English language requirements
If first language is not English, or a Tier 4 student visa to study is required and GCSE grade C/4 English or equivalent is not held, English language proficiency level such as International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6.0 overall (with a minimum 5.5 in each skill) will need evidencing.
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6160||Year 1|