This is a common entry Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Agriculture and students on this course have two award options:
1. Bachelor of Science (Hons) Sustainable Agriculture
2. Bachelor of Science (Hons) Agri-Food Production
This is a collaborative course delivered jointly with Teagasc, Ballyhaise Agricultural College, Cavan.
This course is very practical in nature, providing opportunities for students to develop their animal and crop husbandry skills, laboratory-based skills and a range of student-centred field trips and site visits. On completion of this course, students also meet the requirements of a qualified farmer for the purposes of all Revenue and Department of Agriculture (DAFM) schemes, traditionally known as a ‘Green Cert’ qualification.