Embark on an exhilarating journey in Land-based studies with the introduction of an innovative educational avenue.From September 24, we are delighted to present T Levels in Animal Management, Agriculture, and Agricultural Engineering.
What will I learn?
During the 2-year programme, students will learn the core knowledge and skills that are needed for entry to a range of agriculture, land management and production occupations.
Students will develop an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the sector, including:
- sustainability, including environmental legislation, sustainable development, climate change and waste management principles
- the principles of biosecurity
- employment rights and responsibilities and progression opportunities within the sector
- ethical principles
- the supply chain and principles of stock management
- business organisations, enterprise skills and project management
- characteristics protected by equality legislation
- principles of customer care
- health and safety
- information and data
OPTIONS TO SPECIALISE
In addition to the core content, each student will also complete at least one module of occupation-specific content.
The specialisms available in the Agriculture, Land Management and Production T Level are:
- crop production
- land-based engineering
- livestock production
- A minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade 4/C or above including Maths, English and Science.
- A good reference.
- A satisfactory interview
T Level programmes follow GCSEs and are a qualification for students aged 16-18 at the start of the course. Our T Levels are not available to adults at this time.
Additional Costs and Information
Upon completing your GCSEs, a thrilling new study option awaits you.
A T Level is a comprehensive two-year qualification that seamlessly blends classroom learning with an extensive industry placement, meticulously crafted in collaboration with leading businesses. This unique program allocates 80% of your time to classroom learning and 20% to working alongside an employer, providing invaluable insights into the industry.
Equivalent to three A-levels, a T Level furnishes you with the knowledge and practical experience necessary to seamlessly transition into employment, an apprenticeship, or higher education. The 'T' in T Level signifies 'technical,' encompassing core theory, concepts, and skills tailored to a specific industry. Developed in partnership with esteemed employers, T Levels are designed to impart the skills and knowledge crucial for success. During your studies, you will dedicate at least 45 days to an industry placement, offering a firsthand understanding of what a career in the field entails while advancing your academic pursuits. Upon successfully completing your T Level, you will be awarded a nationally recognised certificate, facilitating entry into skilled employment or a higher apprenticeship. Furthermore, your qualification will carry UCAS points, opening doors to higher education at universities or colleges. A T Level Distinction* holds the same value as three A-levels at A* grade, showcasing the prestige and calibre of this qualification.