University Centre Bishop Burton has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
The programme provides a sound scientific knowledge base of animals and livestock production systems that underpins a thorough understanding of the applied aspects of animal science. Emphasis is placed on the integration of applied knowledge and skills providing hands-on experience with companion, farm and exotic animals. Students will practice a wide range of laboratory techniques required by the animal science industry. Students with an appropriate HNC can apply for direct entry to Year 2. Students with an appropriate Level 5 qualification can apply for direct entry to Year 3
You will study; Animal anatomy and physiology Health and nutrition Animal biology Practical husbandry Research methods Cellular processes and biochemistry Reproduction and breeding management Laboratory and veterinary diagnostic techniques Molecular biology Immunology and disease processes Animal welfare and legislation Dissertation.
How to apply
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15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
|UCAS Tariff||104 points|
|A level||E - A*|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
Additional entry requirements
GCSE English at grade C/4 or above
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
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