Who is this course for?
This part-time programme is offered to students who are employed full-time in the industry, and who wish to study on a day-release basis. The course places an emphasis on practical business skills together with management theory and understanding. Particularly suitable for students progressing to farm management, and eventually running a farm business.
Comprehensive training in the management of a farm/farm enterprise; this will enable learners to carry out the jobs required by their employer. A Trainer Assessor will visit the workplace to check on progress, and to ensure that evidence is being built towards the final qualification.
Apprentices have the same range of support facilities available as full-time students, this includes:
This part-time programme is only offered to students who are employed full-time in the industry.
Twenty-four months. This will be agreed with the Trainer/Assessor at enrollment, at the start of the programme.
Teaching and Assessment
Level 5 Foundation Degree in Agricultural Management at the University Centre Somerset