Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd
This programme is for students who want to develop their knowledge and understanding of agricultural practices and systems supported by current management practices.
Career prospects may be progression to Level 6 (Degree) study in a related subject. Progression to suitable managerial roles within the Land based Industries. Progression to the operation of a Rural Business.
Higher National Diploma - HND
Year 1 Business and the Business Environment:
Managing a Successful Project
Principles of Livestock Production
Animal Health and Welfare
Rural Business administration and Accounting
Plant and Crop Nutrition.
Year 2 Advanced Financial Accounting:
Forage Production and Management
Animal Breeding and Genetics
Diversification and Alternative Enterprises
Lectures, Case Studies, Projects, Visits, Completion of written and practical assignments, Presentations, Reflective Journal, Discussion, Independent Research.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Newtown Campus|
This means the year in which you would like to start the course.
‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
A GCE Advanced Level profile that demonstrates strong performance in a
relevant subject or adequate performance in more than one GCE subject. This
profile is likely to be supported by GCSE grades A* to C (or equivalent), and/or
9 to 4 (or equivalent) in subjects such as maths and English.
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||A BTEC Level 3 qualification in Agriculture|
|Access to HE Diploma||
An Access to Higher Education Diploma awarded by an approved further
|Northern Ireland||£7,500||Year 1|