Awarded by: Harper Adams University
The programme includes an introductory year with study modules plus a work experience element to help you develop strong vocational and general academic study skills alongside specialist knowledge. This introductory year is followed by Year 1 and Year 2 of your chosen Equine Foundation Degree pathway.By fully understanding management concepts,
practical techniques and theoretical principles,
our equine graduates go forward into the
sector able to adjust to the demands of
the changing industry and drive forward
technologies and improvements in a range
of management situations.
Students gain generic and equine specific skills
that can be applied to a range of situations
within the field of equine management and
will appreciate and use research in a range of
equine business and scientific circumstances.
Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
Askham Bryan York Campus
• Horse Care
• Stable Skills
• Independent Project
• Work-Based Learning
• Preparatory Academic Skills
• Introduction to Biological Science
• Introduction to Laboratory Skills
Examinations, coursework, Continual assessments, presentations, practical assessments
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:
• Applicants should have achieved 5 GCSEs
at grade C or above to include English and
Maths. In addition applicants must have
successfully completed a minimum of one
year of Level 3 study and/or have significant
industry experience. Equivalent qualifications
in lieu of GCSEs may be considered.
Consideration is also given to applicants
who have significant industry experience,
but have no formal qualifications.
Applications from mature candidates
• Applicants without formal qualifications
may be asked to undertake an initial
assessment of literacy and numeracy as
part of the interview process. Further
information on student fees and
|Northern Ireland||£9,000||Year 1|