University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This is a broad-based horticulture programme for anyone interested in developing a range of higher and technical skills to work in the horticulture industry. If is also for people already working the industry who wish to enhance their career prospects.
The modules may include: - •Plant and Soil Science •Project Management •Human Resource Management •Plant Selection & Establishment •Plant Identification •Event management for Land-based industries •Organic Principles and Practice – in association with the Soil Association (this module is also available as a stand-alone qualification) •Hard Landscaping Principles and Practice (this module is also available as a stand-alone qualification) •Land Issues and Regulation (option)
•The modules are assessed via 100% coursework •Coursework comprises written/practical reports, in-class tests, case studies, essays, oral presentations and posters •A substantial amount of practical work will be undertaken on and off site and assessed •A major research project allows independent research in a topic of interest related to the subject area
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.
Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
•You will require a minimum of 48 UCAS points (or 120 on the old system) from a full Level 3 qualification in a relevant subject area and at least 4 GCSEs at grades A* – C or 9 - 4 including Maths, English and science or Level 2 equivalent •Mature applicants with relevant experience who do not have the stated entry requirements are encouraged to apply
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Fees and funding
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