University Centre Bishop Burton

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Hull

Applied Animal Behaviour and Training

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

University Centre Bishop Burton has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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This programme provides a comprehensive practical and theoretical understanding of animal behaviour. Students are equipped with an understanding of companion and wild animal behaviour which can be applied to both domestic and commercial environments. What You Study: animal behaviour and physiology; health and nutrition; research methods; human and animal psychology; animal welfare and legislation; domestic and exotic species’ behaviour; training working animals. A final year ‘top up’ is also available for applicants that have a HND or Foundation Degree in an appropriate subject (select year 3 as point of entry).

Course details

Modules

You will study; Animal behaviour and physiology Health and nutrition Research methods Human and animal psychology Animal welfare and legislation Domestic and exotic species’ behaviour Animal training Research skills Business and marketing Consulting and animal behaviour management.


How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Students with an appropriate HNC can apply for direct entry to Year 2. Students with an appropriate Level 5 qualification and animal training experience can apply for direct entry to Year 3. Life and/or experience of non-traditional students will be taken into account when considering applications. The successful completion of an entry task will be required when considering applications without the required formal entry qualifications.

Additional entry requirements

Other

GCSE English at grade C/4 or above


English language requirements

If first language is not English, or a Tier 4 student visa to study is required and GCSE grade C/4 English or equivalent is not held, English language proficiency level such as International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6.0 overall (with a minimum 5.5 in each skill) will need evidencing.


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
90%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
100%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Applied Animal Behaviour and Training at University Centre Bishop Burton - UCAS