Askham Bryan College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
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.
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:
How to apply
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.
If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
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||Askham Bryan York Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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.
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,000||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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
Clearing contact details
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
Fax: 01904 772288
Kath Takacs, Student Records Manager