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Access to Higher Education Landbased Studies - Equine

  • 3

    Level
    Level 3

  • Duration
    1 year

  • Start Date
    September 2020

  • Venue
    Easton College

  • Course Code
    E14540

Start Date

  • September 2020

Summary

The Access to Higher Education Diploma in Landbased Studies (Equine) is a qualification which prepares students aged 19 and over, without relevant qualifications, for study at degree level.

Over the year, you'll study biology and chemistry, habitat and species identification, livestock production, and animal behaviour. You'll build your academic and vocational skills through your subject specialism via additional optional units.

Why Our College?

£7bn

The UK equine industry is worth £7bn and is particularly strong in the East of England, which has a global reputation for horse breeding.

Gain industry experience

Our college has strong links with the industry, ensuring high quality work experience opportunities at livery stables breeders, trainers and equine charities.

State-of-the-art facilities

Our Equestrian Centre contains an outstanding range of facilities, is a highly commended British Horse Society approved yard and hosts a wide variety of dressage competitions and events throughout the year.

Entry Requirements

Open to students aged 19 or over. It is recommended that applicants have GCSE's in maths, English and science at a minimum of grade C/4.

Progression

You can progress to studying a foundation degree or honours degree in a relevant subject.