Arboriculture

Dept. of Forestry & Arboriculture - Askham Bryan College
In York

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Important information

Typology Bachelor's degree
Location York
Duration 2 Years
  • Bachelor's degree
  • York
  • Duration:
    2 Years
Description

This course will provide you with the understanding and skills needed to manage trees in today's society.
Suitable for: The degree is aimed at those planning a career in management, supervisory or technical positions in the tree care industry.

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Where and when

Starts Location
On request
York
Askham Bryan, YO23 3FR, North Yorkshire, England
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Starts On request
Location
York
Askham Bryan, YO23 3FR, North Yorkshire, England
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Frequent Asked Questions

· Requirements

A minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grace C or above, or a BTEC First Diploma with a minimum of 20 points; plus a minimum of 80 UCAS points (which may include Key Skills at level 2 or above) including study of 2 A levels to A2 level, or a BTEC National Diploma; plus a satisfactory reference. Equivalent qualifications may be considered. If you do not have these qualifications you should consider the Introductory Years of the Extended Foundation Degree in Horticulture which will give you the necessary skills to continue the Foundation Degree in your second and third years of study.

What you'll learn on the course

Arboriculture

Course programme

Topics covered include the science behind tree care, planning systems and the technical knowledge needed to manage trees. The courses comprises a mixture of lectures and tutorials with vocational placements in both years
If you successfully complete this qualification at an appropriate level you will have the opportunity to progress to the BSc (Hons) Sustainable Land Management and obtain your honours degree after only additional year of study. You could also progress to other honours degree programmes in a related subject.


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