University Centre Bishop Burton has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
The HNC in Agriculture will provide you with the knowledge and understanding of the key concepts used in agriculture. It explores the business context in which agriculture operates and the markets it supplies, while also focusing on the current commercial and political issues facing the industry.
The programme provides the breadth of knowledge and skills that are required to take responsibility for the management of production areas within the industry or to move on to study specialist areas of interest at Level 5. Students are provided with the necessary broad underpinnings and knowldge to progress to alternate pathways as their areas of interest change and evolve through participation in the HNC.
You will study;
Business and the business environment
Managing a successful project
Principles of livestock production
Principles of crop production
Land-Based machinery and technology
Plant and Soil Science
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Riseholme College|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||48 points|
|A level||A* - E|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||PPP|
|Access to HE Diploma||48 UCAS points at Level 3 Access to HE Diploma|
Additional entry requirements
GCSE English at grade C/4 or above
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|