University Centre Askham Bryan

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: Harper Adams University

Zoo Management and Conservation (MSc) (Taught)

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Course summary

This is an advanced course for students who want to develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of Zoo Management and Conservation following degree-level study in a related subject. Final Award: MSc Intermediate Awards: PgC, PgD The MSc programme in Zoo Management and Conservation is aimed at those that are due to graduate or have graduated in a related subject area. Alternatively, you may be employed within the industry with significant experience and would like to develop higher level skills relating to animal wildlife conservation. You will gain skills to critically assess the role of management, infrastructure, income generation, stock and visitors in zoo environments. Additionally, the course will equip you with the ability to analyse ecosystems and produce solutions to complex ecological models. You will develop advanced knowledge and expertise necessary to help conserve habitats, species and preserve biodiversity

Course details


Modules of study include: • Postgraduate Project • Sustainability Within Zoos • Research and Analysis • Applied Ethology • Animal Welfare Science • Biodiversity and Conservation • Animal Health, Physiology and Behaviour • Ecosystem Analysis • Management of Modern Zoos

Entry requirements

Entry Requirements: Applicants would typically have a BSc (Hons) at a 2.1 classification or above. Applicants with a BSc (Hons) 2.2 classification, postgraduate diploma and/or with relevant industry experience may also be considered. References will be requested.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £8000 Whole course
England £8000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £8000 Whole course
Scotland £8000 Whole course
Wales £8000 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Zoo Management and Conservation (MSc) at University Centre Askham Bryan - UCAS