Innovative & Sustainable Agriculture - Kerry Campus

MTU - Kerry Campus


Course Name Innovative & Sustainable Agriculture - Kerry Campus
Course Provider MTU - Kerry Campus
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code 113835 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Tralee
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Apply online:
Application Date Closing Date for Applications: 18th November 2022.
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Duration This programme will be delivered in a blended format part-time from January 2023 to December 2023.
Course Fee Fees do not apply to applicants who meet the Springboard+ initiative funding criteria (see eligibility).

For employed applicants the HEA will pay 90% of the programme fee, the remaining 10% – €540 will be payable before registration.

For applicants who do not meet the Springboard+ eligibility criteria the fee is €5,400.
Entry Requirements Applicants must hold an honours NFQ level 8 qualification (minimum level 2nd class honours) in Agriculture/Wildlife/ Environmental Science or a related discipline. The University’s policy in relation to recognition of prior learning (RPL) also applies.
Comment Award Type: Major Award.
Course Content

Expand+The Postgraduate Diploma in Innovative and Sustainable Agriculture aims to meet the growing demand for knowledge, leadership and understanding in the protection of land and natural resources along with the urgency for a more sustainable approach ...

Subjects Taught Modules
• Sustainable Soil Management
• One Health
• Climate Change and Mitigation
• Knowledge Innovation and Industry
• Biodiversity
• Sustainable Air and Water Quality
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Progression Opportunities
On successful completion of the programme students will have gained 60 credits at NFQ level 9 which may contribute to the achievement of other academic awards e.g. pathway for Master of Science qualification.
Further Enquiries Lifelong Learning Office
T: 353 (0)66 719 1701
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