BSc Hons Degree in Arboriculture

City of Sunderland College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Cumbria

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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 to give students a thorough and critical understanding of modern arboricultural practice enabling them to design, plan and facilitate the management of urban trees and woodlands. The programme 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.

Course details


Modules include:

  • Dissertation
  • Enterprise and Sustainable Management
  • Collaborative Land-based
  • Practice Urban Trees: Production, Establishment and Management
  • Urban Forestry Management
  • 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

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeD5T5
Institution code C69
Campus nameKirkley Hall
Campus codeK

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff A relevant level 5 arboriculture related qualification or substantial experience and demonstrable ability to study at level 6 equivalent to 240 credits at level 4 and 5.

Additional entry requirements


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 Arboriculture at City of Sunderland College - UCAS