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The FdSc Agriculture is designed to give you a combination of the practical and academic skills which are essential to the Agricultural Industry and its key areas of activity including livestock, crops, business management, machinery and the environment. In year 2, the elective modules on offer will allow you to specialise in subjects related to crop production, livestock production or business management. The programme also includes the development of employability skills that are applicable across a range of agricultural disciplines.
Modules of Study Include: Year 1 • Industry Skills • Introduction to Agricultural Production Systems • Academic Skills • Introduction to Business • Plant and Soils Science • Farm Accounts • Agricultural Mechanisation • Farmed Animal Science Year 2 • Personal Research Project • Professional Development • Academic Development • Agri-Business Management • Grassland Management • Land and Environmental Management Year 2 Elective Modules Crop specialist module electives: • Crop Management • Advanced Agronomy** Livestock specialist module electives: • Livestock Production • Animal Health and Welfare** Business module elective: • Rural Estate Management
Assessment may include: Course work Examinations Presentations Viva -Voce continual assessments Practical assessments
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|Campus name||Askham Bryan York Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
International Student applications will be considered.
|UCAS Tariff||48 points||48 UCAS points plus 5 GCSEs including English, Maths and Science at grade C or above or equivalent.|
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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