University Centre Askham Bryan

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Harper Adams University

Animal Conservation (top-up)

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Course summary

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.

Course details

Modules

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)

Assessment method

Assessments may include; Course work, time constrained assessments, online assessment, presentations, Viva-voce and practical assessments.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
C3T4
Institution code:
A70
Campus name:
Askham Bryan York Campus
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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.


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
EU £14000 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

Additional fee information

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