Kingston Maurward College

Applied Agriculture Science Kingston Maurward College Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

Kingston Maurward College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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This degree programme will prepare you for a career in agriculture, by combining applied scientific and research skills with an in-depth knowledge of livestock technology and crop science. Furthermore, it will support the Government's commitment to agriculture through its Agri-Tech Strategy. You will develop a scientific understanding of the nutrition, physiology, behaviour, health and welfare of farm production animals and the impact that their environment has on them. You will also learn about crop science and productivity at a genetic, field and farm level. You will develop the necessary skills and knowledge to apply scientific knowledge and innovative technology to optimise crop and animal production and develop an understanding of the issues affecting sustainable agriculture at both a global and UK level.

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

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code 139X
Institution code K85
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points
A level C A Level Biology
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM Level 3 Extended Diploma in Agriculture or MPP in BTEC Extended Diploma in Agriculture

Additional entry requirements

Other

150 hours work experience on a commercial farm.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £15,000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £15,000 Whole course
Scotland £15,000 Whole course
Wales £15,000 Whole course

Additional fee information

Personal protective equipment. Week long study tour. External trips to UK farms.

Provider information

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Kingston Maurward College
Kingston Maurward
Dorchester
DT2 8PY


Course contact details

Lillian Mone, HE Administrator

01305 215177