BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Agriculture

College of Agriculture, Food And Rural Enterprise
Enniskillen, United Kingdom
Qualification
Diploma
Study mode
Full-time, Part-time
Duration
3 years
Intakes
Information not available
Tuition fee (local)
US$ 35,640
Tuition fee (foreign)
Information not available

Entry Requirements

  • Normally five GCSE subjects at Grade C or above, including Mathematics, English and a Science subject or equivalent qualifications are required. Applicants must also demonstrate that they have the equivalent of one year's relevant industry experience, which can be acquired prior to┬áleaving school.
  • Level 2 Diploma in Agriculture normally at Merit level or above, or an equivalent qualification and normally Grade C in English and Mathematics or equivalent.
  • Applicants who can demonstrate significant relevant industry experience will also be considered. These applicants may be required to submit work-based evidence and undertake written assessments and/or practical competence tests as part of the assessment.

Curriculum

  • Agricultural environment
  • Animal health
  • Beef, sheep and dairy production
  • Business management
  • Estate skills
  • Grassland management
  • Investigative project
  • Land-based machinery operations
  • Land-based workshop practice
  • Livestock breeding and nutrition
  • Options in dairy, beef and sheep, crop and organic production
  • Pollution and waste control management
  • Principles of land-based machinery
  • Principles of plant and soil science
  • Work-related experience in the land-based industries

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