University Centre Myerscough

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Central Lancashire

Animals and Horticulture as Therapy

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Course summary

This course covers key characteristics required when working with Animals and Horticulture within a therapy setting. The course is suitable for anyone relatively new to this field of work and who seeks a career in this supporting and caring industry or for those currently working in a caring role who wants to expand their knowledge or progress towards management positions.

Modules

Year 1 - Academic and Vocational Skills; Introduction to Anthrozoology; Introduction to Mental Health; Introduction to Therapeutic Horticulture; Fundamental Professional Interface Skills; Preparation for Education and Training; Year 2 - Research Methods OR Business and Entrepreneurism; Industry Project; Applied Plant Utilisation and Management; Advanced Professional Interface Skills; Animal-Assisted Interventions; Sector Legislation


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
AHT2
Institution code:
M99
Campus name:
Preston Campus
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Normally 5 GCSEs Including Maths and English (or equivalents) are required, however, applicants are advised to check with the University Centre if they do not possess the specific qualifications. The University Centre may consider applicants with work experience within a relevant industry in place of some qualifications. Applicants who believe they may be eligible for Accreditation of Prior Certificated and/or Experiential Learning (APCL/APEL) will be considered on an individual basis. If you have any queries in relation to entry qualifications, then please contact the University Centre directly.

Additional entry requirements

Interview

You may be required to attend an interview and will be contacted directly if this is the case.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6Applicants for whom English is a second language must be able to demonstrate proof of International English Language Testing System at level 6.0 (with no component score lower than 5.5) or equivalent.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £14500 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Animals and Horticulture as Therapy at University Centre Myerscough - UCAS