A 'top-up route' to a BSc Honours Degree or BSc Ordinary Degree, for those who already hold a Foundation Degree, HND or equivalent qualification. This course has an emphasis on conservation projects and how animal conservation organisations are funded together with a critical review of the recent advances associated with the conservation of species. Students will study a range of wildlife modules, developing survey and management skills, understanding how conservation projects and organisations are managed. An emphasis on conservation projects and how animal conservation organisations are funded together with a critical review of the conservation of species. Making use of the on campus facilities, University Centre Askham Bryan has access to its own licensed and BIAZA accredited wildlife park, Askham Bryan Wildlife and Conservation Park. With this resource on site, you have access to a fully working collection and during your study and the opportunity to take part in the conservation projects the wildlife park has underway supporting your research modules. In addition to the wildlife park on site, the York campus is located in an ideal spot for access to a range of Wildlife Trust, RSPB and local nature reserves to support you in your application of the skills developed on this degree. This programme is subject to validation for 2023 entry.
Modules of Study Include: • Dissertation • Business Leadership and Management • Research Methods • Sustainability in Animal Industries • Conservation Genetics and Reintroduction Biology • Skills for Conservation • Wildlife Biology • Professional Development (Level 5) • Breeding and Inheritance (Level 5)
Assessments may include; Course work, time constrained assessments, online assessment, presentations, Viva-voce and practical assessments.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
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BSc (Hons) Top Up* Merit or above in a Foundation Degree (FdSc) or an HND in an appropriate subject. BSc (Ord) Top Up* Pass or above in a Foundation Degree (FdSc) or an HND in an appropriate subject. 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.
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Fees and funding
|Republic of Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|