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Precision Livestock Foundation Degree (FdSc) University Centre Askham Bryan Degree level: Undergraduate

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The FdSc Precision Livestock is structured to provide you with a blend of the necessary technical, academic and management skills to work at the forefront of this increasingly innovative and technically focused part of the agricultural industry. The programme will develop your knowledge and focus your skills, in the areas of forage crop production, nutrition and genetics using the latest, machinery, data collection technology and software, while providing access to state of the art laboratory equipment, production and livestock handling systems. The fulltime modular programme is delivered over two years using a blended approach to delivery to provide you with the flexibility to gain industry experience in agriculture or one its associated supply chains while continuing with your education and training. At the end of your studies you will have the skills and understanding to work at a supervisory or management level in the global precision livestock sector.

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Modules

Year 1. Intro to Agri-Business. Academic & Professional Skills. Farm Animal Science. Animal Health and Welfare. Principles of Precision livestock. Principles of Livestock nutrition. Year 2. Agri-Business. Agri-Continuous Professional Development. Skills for Research and Project Development. Sustainable Agri-Tech Management. Implementing Precision livestock. Advanced Livestock Nutrition. Principles of Breeding Technology


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

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Course code D4U5
Institution code A70
Campus name Askham Bryan York Campus
Campus code -

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,000 Year 1
Scotland £9,000 Year 1
Wales £9,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

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University Centre Askham Bryan
Askham Bryan
York
YO23 3FR


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