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Rural Business Management (top up)

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Barony Campus, Aberdeen Campus, Edinburgh Campus

Content

This course aims to provide you with a thorough knowledge of the fundamental concepts of business management as it applies to the agricultural and rural industries.

Your academic study is underpinned by practical work on real-life case studies, business plans, study tours, industry placements and professional practice. By the end of the course you'll have a firm grasp of your chosen industry.

You'll enter the top-up degree course with a related HND or equivalent and study years 3 and 4 of our degree programme, graduating with an Honours degree.

The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) accredited Rural Surveying pathway, allows you to take a specified group of modules which will enable them to pursue a career as a Chartered Rural Surveyor.

Content includes: Developing Entrepreneurial Skills; Structure of the Scottish Travel & Tourism Industry; Planning; Budgeting and Control; Business Law: An Introduction.

Entry Requirements

Relevant HND.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA/BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

D0N0

Course Length

3 - 4 years

Department

Business

SCQF Level

9/10

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals