Activate Learning

Degree level: Undergraduate

Animal Science (Top-up)

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Course summary

This programme enables a deeper engagement with the scientific disciplines that underpin the management of captive, productive and companion animals. It will help you to build on previous knowledge and experience of the animal sciences, and further develop your skills in applying scientific principles, enabling the development of key skills for employment within various sectors. PROGRAMME MODULES → Principles of Genetics, Reproduction and Breed Development (30 credits) → Principles of Immunology and Parasitology (30 credits) → Animal Cognition (30 Credits) → Research Project (30 Credits) CAREERS You could work within the animal nutrition sector, the agricultural industry, zoological collections, conservation, academic or government research, teaching and other animal-related careers.

Course details


Reproductive Physiology Immunology Parasitology Animal Cognition and Learning Research Project

Assessment method

You will be continually assessed through assignments, project work, oral presentations, poster presentations, seminars, group discussions and a dissertation. There will also be a small number of exams, for which you will be prepared.

How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Foundation Degree or HND (in suitable subject) with a minimum Pass profile

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £4000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4000 Year 1
Scotland £4000 Year 1
Wales £4000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Animal Science (Top-up) at Activate Learning - UCAS