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Bachelor of Science (Honours)

Bachelor of Science (Honours) is a course run by Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin), Dublin. Bachelor of Science (Honours) gives a Course Qualification of Honours Bachelor Degree, awarded by TU Dublin. For more information about Bachelor of Science (Honours) at Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin), please review the details below.

BSc (Hons) Horticulture This course is suitable for you if you wish to make a sustainable, positive impact on the environment, while being active and outdoors in nature, caring for landscapes, parks, open spaces and the urban public realm. It examines and responds to growing concerns about the quality of our food and the environmental cost of its production. If youre artistic and creative there is culinary and medicinal plants, and food product development, while in social and therapeutic horticulture you develop the skills to guide clients in the therapeutic potential of horticulture and the natural environment. If youre entrepreneurial in your approach to horticulture, entrepreneurship and enterprise development gives you the platform and skills to bring your unique ideas to life.

In this programme, youll gain a thorough knowledge of horticulture science, encompassing life sciences, the chemical and physical sciences, and the mathematical and statistical techniques involved data analytics and in designing research experiments in mixed methods research dissertation.

Our hands-on teaching approach will give you opportunities to develop skills through real-life practical projects engaging with real life problem solving, while specialising in areas that interest you most.

IT Requirements:

MEDIUM spec (minimum) (i.e. able to run Win 10, an AV solution and Office comfortably. Be able to use Wi-fi and camera to attend online classes). MS Windows 10 based laptops are recommended.

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Training ProviderTechnological University Dublin (TU Dublin)
Course LocationDublin
Course QualificationHonours Bachelor Degree
Awarding BodyTU Dublin
Course Start Date01/01/1970
Course Duration2
Course TimeOne half day per week on campus (Year 1 Wednesday, Year 2 Thursday), 3 evening lectures (2 hrs.), 3 Full day field trips per semester, scheduled Mon - Saturday
Course FeeEUR 3,819
Entry RequirementsHolders of an appropriate Bachelor of Science in Horticulture. Entry is subject to normal entry requirements.
Carear PathOn completion of the L8 Honours programme, students avail of a variety of opportunities with the OPW, Local authorities public realm, working as parks and landscape officers, contract managers with large landscape firms, some work in nurseries, gardens centres others in the Therapeutic Horticulture sector, while others choose an entrepreneurial route. Organic and Conventional Food Production Parks and Garden Management Landscape Design Teaching Horticulture Retail Horticulture Nurseries Social and Therapeutic Horticulture Entrepreneurial opportunities in Horticulture
Course CodeTU884P
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TU Dublin Park House Grangegorman 191 North Circular Road D07 EWV4 Ireland, Dublin City North, Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: D07 EWV4

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Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin)
TU Dublin Park House Grangegorman 191 North Circular Road D07 EWV4 Ireland
Dublin City North, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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