Horticulture (Plant Science)

Course Overview - Horticulture (Plant Science)

Horticulture is a modern, professional vocation that influences our environment, how we eat, how we relax, our health, life expectancy and well-being. This programme is based at the world renowned Eden Project in Cornwall and has been designed specifically to allow you to explore many aspects of horticulture including applied science, crop production and sustainability. The programme will provide you with the skills and experience to prepare for an interesting, exciting and rewarding career which embraces tradition, technology and innovation.

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Course Information

Study Mode



3 Years

Start Date



Eden Project University Centre Cornwall College

Course Address
St Austell
PL24 2SG

Application Details

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Institution Code


Points of Entry

Year 1

Entry Requirements

A level

80 UCAS tariff points with at least 56 from A2 level

UCAS Tariff


Scottish Higher

80 UCAS tariff points with at least 56 from Advanced Highers

Access to HE Diploma

45 credits at level 3 in an appropriate subject

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)


In an appropriate subject

GCSE/National 4/National 5

Minimum of grade C or 4 for English Language, Maths and a Science

Pearson BTEC Extended Diploma (QCF)


In an appropriate subject

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EU, England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Republic of Ireland £9,250
Channel Islands, International £16,500

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