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The BSc (Hons) in Agricultural Management Top-up aims to provide you with a learning environment which builds on the platform of the University Centre Somerset's Foundation Degree. Alternatively students could have studied a similar Foundation Degree elsewhere. Whether you are focused on farm management or an associated industry; this course aims to supply graduates with the opportunity to develop systematic understanding and detailed knowledge of the key concepts, contexts and technologies shaping the developments in the agrifood sector. Industry links form a critical part of our course with regular visits, guest speakers and workshops from sector leaders. Successful completion of the Degree will provide you with the opportunity to progress to employment or further study in an agriculture/food related subject. This course will prepare you well for employment in the industry in positions such as a farm manager, rural surveyor, unit manager, farm contractor, senior herdsman or working within the management team of associated food industries.
The course covers technical and managerial aspects of modern agriculture and areas of study may include: • Business Analysis and Development • Agricultural Business Management • Strategic and Human Resource Management • Food Chain Management • Research Project
Modules are assessed through a combination of coursework and formal examination. Coursework could include written / practical reports; in-class tests; case studies; essays; oral presentations; posters and a dissertation which allows independent research in a topic of interest, developed with staff on the programme.
How to apply
This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.
Republic of Ireland
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.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Students are required to hold a Foundation Degree, an HND or an equivalent Level 5 qualification in a relevant subject area At least 4 GCSEs at grades 4-9 including Maths and English or Level 2 equivalent
Additional entry requirements
You will be required to attend an interview for this course - please bring all your qualifications with you for interview
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Tuesday 10 August - 0800 - 1900 Wednesday 11 August - 0800 - 1900 Thursday 12 August - 0800 - 1800 Friday 13 August onwards normal working hours
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