University Centre Myerscough

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Central Lancashire

Horticultural Science and Management (Top-up)

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Course summary

This Honours Degree Top-up programme focuses on the latest scientific research and technical developments in the ‘green space’ industries, whilst encouraging independent learning. This enables students to investigate novel approaches to plant cultivation which have potential to allow plant production to be achieved more sustainably or the use of green infrastructure to improve the urban environment.

Modules

Year 1 - Horticultural Enterprise Management; Biotechnology for Plant Improvement. Year 2 - Greenspace Professional Practice; Urban Forest and Greenspace Management; Research Project (double module).


How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

You will be required to have a Foundation Degree or HND in a related subject or 2 years (one at Level 4 and the other at Level 5) of Honours Degree completion, in a related discipline achieved at pass standard or above. Applicants with alternative equivalent qualifications will also be considered positively.

Additional entry requirements

Interview

You may be required to attend an interview and will be contacted directly if this is the case.

Other

Bridging modules may need to be completed if topping up from another provider. Contact the University Centre for details.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6Applicants for whom English is a second language must be able to demonstrate proof of International English Language Testing System at level 6.0 (with no component score lower than 5.5) or equivalent.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £1125 Module
Northern Ireland £1125 Module
Scotland £1125 Module
Wales £1125 Module
EU £1250 Module
International £1250 Module
Channel Islands £1125 Module

Additional fee information

Additional costs for opportunities and items that are optional for the course include: camera - £100
Horticultural Science and Management (Top-up) at University Centre Myerscough - UCAS