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. This Degree is Validated by the University of Hull.

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

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University Campus North Lincolnshire
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7400 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7400 Year 1
Scotland £7400 Year 1
Wales £7400 Year 1

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Animal Welfare Science at DN Colleges Group - UCAS