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BSc/BSc (Hons) Horticulture with Landscape Garden Management 2018 Entry UCAS Code: D412

Overview

A three year honours degree programme which includes skills and knowledge that can be applied to a wide range of areas within the horticulture and landscape garden management industries. There is a specific focus on the skills needed to design, plan, carry out and maintain gardens and their associated landscapes. These skills range from plant identification and management to directing landscaping projects. Students on full time BSc programmes must complete a minimum of 10 weeks approved work experience to acquire a minimum of 30 placement credits.

Description

Modules of Study Include:


Year 1
• Academic Skills
• Plant Science
• Soil Science
• Propagation and Practical Botany
• Introduction to Design and Landscape Construction
• Plant Identification and Taxonomy
• Plant Establishment and Maintenance
• Introduction to Business


Year 2
• Business Enterprise
• Academic Development
• Tree and Woodland Management
• Turfgrass Management
• Land and Environmental Management
• Plant Pests and Diseases
• Project and Contract Management
• Landscape, Garden Design and Surveying


Year 3
• Dissertation
• Research Methods
• Conservation and Restoration
• Horticultural Science and Technology
• Business Leadership and Management
• Social Land Use
• Applied Sustainable Practices

Entry Requirements

BSc/BSc (Hons)

84 UCAS points plus 5 GCSEs including English, Maths and Science at grade C or above.

Further Study

Progression to realted Masters programmes or professional body specific courses.

Askham Bryan College,
Askham Bryan,
York,
YO23 3FR
01904 772277
enquiries@askham-bryan.ac.uk