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  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc

  • Location

    University Centre Hadlow

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

The commercial horticulture foundation degree is both hands-on and theoretical, laying the groundwork for careers in plant science, sustainability, landscaping, and food crop or biofuel production.Recognised by the Institute of Horticulture, this course enables you to specialise in an area of your choice: nursery production, fruit production, medicinal plant production or retail. With a mix of theory and practice, you'll develop skills in propagation, harvest and post-harvest care for a range of crops, from ornamentals to medicinal crops and fruit.This course is hands-on, so you'll visit a range of sites, gardens and parks, building up your own network of contacts. You can also progress to our BSc Hons degree in commercial horticulture.The course is offered by one of the university's partner colleges: Hadlow College in Kent.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 14,000per year

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 64

UCAS points made up from A levels, preferably one in science based subject, or a relevant Level 3 vocational qualification

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University information

University of Greenwich

  • University League Table

    90th

  • Campus address

    University of Greenwich, Old Royal Naval College, Park Row, Greenwich, SE10 9LS, England

The university has 2,523 International students from 168 countries studying in the UK.
The university works with 47 overseas partner organisations.
The university employs 145 international members of staff, equating to 8% of all staff.

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