DN Colleges Group

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Hull

Animal Welfare Science

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Course summary

This programme focuses on underpinning components that contribute to the overall welfare of animals in a range of settings and interactions. The programme provides students with the opportunity to gain valuable practical experience within a scientific setting and animal unit whilst consolidating knowledge through the delivery of interactive theory sessions.

Course details


Year 1 - Professional Development & Academic Skills, Practical Animal Handling and Husbandry, Biological Systems, Animal Health & Nutrition, Introduction to Animal Behaviour, Ecology & Conservation Year 2 - Research Project & Data Analysis, Breeding & Genetics, Anthrozoology, Applied Animal Behaviour & Ethology, Continuing Professional Development, Animal Oncology

Assessment method

The programme has a practical focus for many of the modules with students having access to purpose built laboratories and the animal management unit. Theory learning is supported by practical sessions and vocational, educational trips.

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeND24
Institution code N64
Campus nameNorth Lindsey College
Campus codeN

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 64 points
A level CCCC - A*A*A*A*
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) D*D*D* - PPP
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted

We also encourage applications from mature students and will give special individual consideration to those in this category who do not have the standard entry requirements

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7400 Year 1
England £7400 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7400 Year 1
Scotland £7400 Year 1
Wales £7400 Year 1
Channel Islands £7400 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Animal Welfare Science at DN Colleges Group - UCAS