New Associate Degrees offered in 2017/ 2018
In 2018, University College are offering the Associate Degree in Agribusiness, Associate Degree in Applied Business, Associate Degree in Applied Design, Associate Degree in Applied Science and the Associate Degree in Applied Technologies.
The Associate Degree in Agribusiness offers specialisations in Horticulture and Dairy, as well as the opportunity to articulate into the Bachelor of Applied Science (Agriculture and Business) with 2 years credit. Or, upon successful completion of your Associate Degree, you are likely to find careers upstream of the farm in primary production, and downstream of the farm.
The Associate Degree in Applied Business offers specialisations in General Business, Events and Tourism, Sport, Recreation and Leisure, and Local Leadership . Should you choose the General Business specialisation, there is an opportunity to articulate into the Bachelor of Business Administration, receiving 2 years credit. Or, upon successful completion of your Associate Degree, you are likely to find careers in many organisations such as accountancy firms, financial services, event organisations, tourism organisations, sport organisations and project management companies.
The Associate Degree in Applied Design aims to produce graduates with 21st Century transferable skills. Industries as varied as media, manufacturing, health, travel, recreation and business are all demanding graduates with design thinking skills. As an Associate Degree in Applied Design student, you will study new and exciting areas of design while undertaking practical work based training, learning cutting edge and futuristic technologies and pushing the boundaries of design.
The Associate Degree in Applied Science offers specialisations in fermentation science and separation processes. Opportunities for students specialising in Applied Science include brewing, wine making, fermented food and drink products, distillation, alkaloids, biodiesel, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, forensics, essential oils, and water treatment.
The Associate Degree in Applied Technologies offers specialisations in cyber-physical systems and cyber security. Graduation from the Associate Degree in Applied Technologies can provide an entry opportunity for those who have not worked in technologies, accelerate progression through a graduate’s present organisation, or open up new career paths and opportunities.
If you are not ready to apply, but would like to express your interest in one of our current or upcoming Associate Degrees, visit our Expression of Interest page.