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Golf Course Management

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Elmwood Campus

Content

Throughout the course you will develop the competencies required by a Golf Course Manager and a sound knowledge of greenkeeping practice. The course also includes a knowledge of human and financial resource management.

Students will develop a sound base of managerial skills relevant to the management of golf facilities. The course also provides specialist knowledge relevant to the biological management of a golf course such as soil science and plant protection.

Content includes: Understanding Golf Tourism; Managing Structures and Non-Turf Areas on a Golf Course; Project Management; Managing Turf Playing Performance and Human Resource Management.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers at CC plus English and Maths at National 5; or NC Greenkeeping; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

Progression Routes

Degree course.

Start Date

September

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

1J41

Course Length

2 years

Department

Golf

SCQF Level

8

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