Awarded by: Harper Adams University
The FdSc Agriculture is designed to give you a combination of the practical and academic skills which are essential to the Agricultural Industry and its key areas of activity including livestock, crops, business management, machinery and the environment. In year 2, the elective modules on offer will allow you to specialise in subjects related to crop production, livestock production or business management. The programme also includes the development of employability skills that are applicable across a range of agricultural disciplines.
Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
Askham Bryan York Campus
Modules of Study Include:
• Industry Skills
• Introduction to Agricultural
• Academic Skills
• Introduction to Business
• Plant and Soils Science
• Farm Accounts
• Agricultural Mechanisation
• Farmed Animal Science
• Personal Research Project
• Professional Development
• Academic Development
• Agri-Business Management
• Grassland Management
• Land and Environmental Management
Year 2 Elective Modules
Crop specialist module electives:
• Crop Management
• Advanced Agronomy**
Livestock specialist module electives:
• Livestock Production
• Animal Health and Welfare**
Business module elective:
• Rural Estate Management
Assessment may include:
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||Askham Bryan York 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:
International Student applications will be considered.
|UCAS Tariff||48 points||
48 UCAS points plus 5 GCSEs including
English, Maths and Science at grade C or
above or equivalent.
|Northern Ireland||£9,000||Year 1|
There are a range of external scholarships and bursaries available for students studying at the College. Visit www.askham-bryan.ac.uk for a complete list of options or contact firstname.lastname@example.org