Animal Science (with Foundation Year) at Canterbury Christ Church University - UCAS

Animal Science (with Foundation Year)

Canterbury Christ Church University

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

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Animal-based enterprises operate in a tightly regulated environment and require well trained, knowledgeable professionals with knowledge of animal welfare, health and behaviour. You will develop a detailed knowledge of animal genetics, molecular biology, and biochemical and physiological processes, and have the opportunity to interact and work with a range of employers in the field. You will be able to take advantage of industrial collaborations with specialist research-based companies, including animal breeding and research companies, through the Life Sciences Industry Liaison Lab at Discovery Park. You will explore areas including:

  • anatomy and physiology
  • genetics of animal breeding
  • animal pests and diseases.

Course details

Modules

For a list of core and likely optional modules, please visit our website.


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
45%
Employment after 6 months (Most common jobs)
80%
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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Course codeC301
Institution code C10
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff For entry onto the 4 year full-time programme (7 year part-time/level 0 full-time only) candidates should hold a GCSE in English language grade C or above, or be able to demonstrate English language skills equivalent to an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with a score of 6.0 in writing and a minimum score of 5.5 in all other sections.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £7050 Year 1
EU £7050 Year 1
England £7050 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7050 Year 1
Scotland £7050 Year 1
Wales £7050 Year 1
International £9910 Year 1

Additional fee information

This fee is for the foundation year only. The University reserves the right to increase all full-time and part-time undergraduate tuition fees mid-course in line with any further inflationary increase in the Government tuition fee cap which is approved by Parliament beyond the Teaching Excellence Framework 2 (TEF2). The University will publish information about the level of inflationary increase anticipated (in percentage terms) change on its website.
Animal Science (with Foundation Year) at Canterbury Christ Church University - UCAS