This course is for students with a HND or Foundation Degree in a related subject area who wish to progress to a full bachelor’s degree. Learn the knowledge and skills essential for a fulfilling career in agriculture, the food industry and their associated public and private sector organisations. Study specialist subject areas such as global food security from production to consumption, biotechnology in crop and animal production, genetic modification and climate change. Develop and deepen your understanding of the major challenges facing international agriculture, markets, policy and the socio-economic context in which you will work. Gain from a wide-ranging and highly practical course that emphasises employability by engaging with industry and other agencies. Explore this complex and constantly evolving subject with highly skilled and experienced staff who have a wealth of knowledge and connections. Benefit from our close partnership with the Shuttleworth College Estate, and our well-established academic links with the Rothamsted Research Institute and the Cranfield Soils and Agrifood Institute. On graduation, you will possess the knowledge and expertise to establish a career with any number of public or private organisations, or progress to further study in this important subject. Challenge yourself with a postgraduate degree within the School of Life Sciences at The University of Bedfordshire such as Environmental Management or Biotechnology.
Areas of study include:
- Agricultural Science Research Project
- Animal Physiology and Disease
- Applied Plant Science and Food Security
- Environment and Climate Change
How to apply
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2023.
If you already have a 2023 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
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.
- Course code:
- Institution code:
- Campus name:
- Shuttleworth College
- Campus code:
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
There are no qualification requirements for this course.
Applicants should have a related Foundation Degree or HND.
Additional entry requirements
This course is for applicants with a related Foundation Degree or Higher Education qualification wishing to top up to the full BA/BSc degree. You may be asked for a transcript when your application has been received.
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
No fee information has been provided for this course