Agricultural Technology

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Agricultural Technology
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Alternative Provider(s) CAFRE Greenmount
Course Code D473
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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How to Apply
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Duration 3 years including work placement.
Large Group Teaching
9 (hours maximum)

Personal Study
29 (hours maximum)
Qualification Letters BSc Hons
Entry Requirements

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A level requirements
BBB including at least two relevant subjects (see list below) + GCSE Mathematics grade C


ABB including a relevant subject (see list below) + GCSE Mathematics grade C.

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Course Content

The agricultural industry is undergoing an unprecedented period of change. Traditional reliance on production is being challenged through changes in government policy at local, national, European and global levels, as well as changes in con...

Subjects Taught

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• Applied Animal Science
• Applied Crop Science
• Enterprise Technology
• Introduction to Business and Research Methods
• Mechanisation and Farm Buildings

Stage 2
• Agri-food Business Marketing and Management
• Crop P...

Assessment Method

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The way in which you are assessed will vary according to the Learning objectives of each module. Some modules are assessed solely through project work or written assignments. Oth...

Careers or Further Progression

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Studying a degree in Agricultural Technology provides a wide range of graduate opportunities for students interested in the agricultural, agri-environmental and related industries.

The majority of our graduates will...

Further Enquiries Admissions
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Fax: 028 9097 5151
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