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Sports Surface Management Foundation Degree

Askham Bryan College
2 - 3 years
Full time/part time
Foundation / Pathway program

Program description

Foundation Degree Sports Surface Management

Sports Surface Management is designed for students that wish to increase their technical and scientific understanding of the turf grass environment. You will gain the knowledge and understanding of the management of a wide range of Sports Turf Surfaces.

The course is an ideal progression for those who have `A’ Levels (or other relevant qualification at Level 3), or have practical experience of working in the field of Sports Surface Management, regardless of formal qualifications.

Upon successful completion of the Sports Surface Management  foundation degree students can pursue the BSc (Hons) Sustainable Land Management and obtain their honours degree with only one additional year of study.

Admission requirements

Students wishing to study Sport Surface Management Foundation must meet the following entry requirements:

  • A minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grace C or above, or a BTEC First Diploma with a minimum of 20 points; plus a minimum of 80 UCAS points (which may include Key Skills at level 2 or above) including study of 2 A levels to A2 level, or a BTEC National Diploma; plus a satisfactory reference. Equivalent qualifications may be considered.

For students that wish to study Sport Surface Management Foundation but do not meet the entry requirements for this course, you should consider the Introductory Years of the Extended Foundation Degree in Horticulture which will give you the necessary skills to continue the Foundation Degree in your second and third years of study.

About school

Askham Bryan College

Askham Bryan College is one of the UK's foremost land-based colleges and provides education and training at all levels from introductory courses for school leavers right up to honours degrees. The college, previously Yorkshire Institute of Agriculture, was founded in 1948...

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Contact info

Askham Bryan College

Askham Fields Lane
YO23 3FR York
United Kingdom

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