EKC Group

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Kent

Applied Animal Science

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Course summary

The HND Applied Animal Science programme provides a valued vocational award. This programme covers a broad range of issues related to companion animals, wildlife, conservation and animal husbandry. Students undertake practical work both in the laboratory and in the field to develop their skills and understanding. The College Animal Team use their links with Kent animal parks, Howletts and Port Lympne to enable students to improve the life of the parks' animals and gain experience of working with real animal issues. Students attend a field trip every year in the United Kingdom and every second year go further afield, previous trips have included South Africa.

Course details

Modules

The programme includes the following modules: Ethology Animal Husbandry Anatomy & Histology Introduction to Conservation & Ecology Animal Health & Disease Principles of Cell Biology Animal Nutrition Applications of Animal Science Vertebrate Physiology Animal Nursing Research Project Applied Animal Psychology Animal Welfare Principles of Microbiology Genetics & Animal Breeding Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation


How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application codes

Course code:
039D
Institution code:
C12
Campus name:
Canterbury College
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Mature Students who do not fit this profile but have relevant experience are welcomed on the programme.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)5.5

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000 Year 1
Scotland £6000 Year 1
Wales £6000 Year 1

Additional fee information

EU nationals with pre-settled or settled status: UK domicile fees apply.
Applied Animal Science at EKC Group - UCAS