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Horticulture with Plantsmanship (Hons)

Scotland's Rural College (SRUC)

48 months
Duration
14000 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
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About

Horticulture with Plantsmanship (Hons) from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) covers a wide range of horticultural skills, from botanical issues relevant to horticulture today to techniques for restoring historic gardens.

Overview

Horticulture with Plantsmanship (Hons) from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) gives you the skills you need to address a shortage of suitably qualified people with botanical abilities in plant identification and the techniques appropriate to historic garden restoration at a high level.

Graduates with Horticulture with Plantsmanship (Hons) from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) will:

  • develop their understanding of how to integrate the management of plant collections with knowledge of plant distribution, classification, diversity, structure, identification and cultivation.
  • gain the knowledge needed to study advanced aspects of botany, and gain an appreciation of the botanical issues in horticulture today.
  • learn techniques for restoring historic gardens, opening the way for employment in heritage organisations and an important role in preserving the early appreciation and understanding of horticulture that has developed into the discipline we know today.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ethnobotany
  • Horticultural Plant Physiology
  • Horticultural Taxonomy
  • Victorian Horticulture
  • Conservation of Gardens and Designed Landscapes

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

30 June, 18:00 (UK time) – the final deadline for late applications with course choices

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four Highers (BBCC) to include a science subject.
  • National 5 (A-C) or equivalent pass in English and Maths.
  • Apply through UCAS
  • Student finance (UK and EU applicants only)
  • Full education history
  • Your employment history
  • Write a personal statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.

RUK - 6,950 GBP

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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