BASIS Foundation Award in Agronomy
Course Dates (2020/21):
28 October 2020
27 November 2020
14 January 2021 (veg group only)
15 March 2021
22 April 2021
6 May 2021 (arable group only)
21 May 2021
Exam: 3 June 2021
Cost: £975 (includes tuition and exam fee)
This course provides an introduction to agronomy, integrated crop protection and crop nutrition. It can be used as a preliminary course for those looking to progress onto the BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection, or a stand-alone course for those seeking a basic understanding of crop production. Candidates can choose to study the arable or field vegetable option.
The subject areas covered will include the following:
The course is delivered over six days, plus a half day for the examination. Delivery is through participatory lectures, crop walking and group exercises.
The course is assessed by a written exam, consisting of multiple choice and short answer questions.
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