University Centre Askham Bryan

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Harper Adams University

Arboriculture with Urban Forestry

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

University Centre Askham Bryan has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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This programme provides vocationalbased study for management roles in the arboriculture industry. The programme has been designed in close collaboration with industry leaders to fulfil the needs of the sector, and develop the next generation of arboriculturists. There are industry experience modules in both years, personal development planning is also included, as well as studying the most current developments in arboriculture and urban forestry. Employment prospects are excellent with former students working with local authorities, consultancies, botanic gardens and government research agencies.

Course details


Year 1 • Industry Skills • Academic Skills • Introduction to Business • Plant and Soil Science • Principles of Urban Forestry • Tree Identification and Dendrology • Tree Management • Arboricultural Practices Year 2 • Personal Research Project • Professional Development • Academic Development • Business Enterprise • Tree Pests and Diseases • Project and Contract Management • Planning and Tree Law • Tree Biology

Assessment method

Assessments may include; Course work, Examinations, online assessment, presentations, Viva-voce and practical assessments.

How to apply

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Askham Bryan York Campus
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1

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Arboriculture with Urban Forestry at University Centre Askham Bryan - UCAS