University Centre Myerscough

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Central Lancashire

Animal Conservation Science (Top-up)

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Course summary

TEF Gold

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This course enables students to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to indigenous and exotic animal conservation. Providing students with an ideal opportunity to focus on the issues relating to animal welfare, and behaviour, whilst familiarising themselves with current and emerging scientific research, relating directly to animal conservation.

Course details

Modules

Research Project (double module); Behavioural Ecology; Applied Conservation Science; Applied Animal Science Research (double module)


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 codeA36C
Institution code M99
Campus namePreston Campus
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted

You will be required to have a Foundation Degree or HND in a related subject or 2 years (one at Level 4 and the other at Level 5) of Honours Degree completion, in a related discipline achieved at pass standard or above. Applicants with alternative equivalent qualifications will also be considered positively.

Additional entry requirements

Interview

You may be required to attend an interview and will be contacted directly if this is the case.

Other

Bridging modules may need to be completed if topping up from another provider. Contact the College for details.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6Applicants for whom English is a second language must be able to demonstrate proof of International English Language Testing System at level 6.0 (with no component score lower than 5.5) or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £12700 Year 1

Additional fee information

Additional costs for items that are essential for the course include: black warehouse coat - £15, laboratory coat - £12, waterproofs and boots - £50. Additional costs for opportunities and items that are optional for the course include: binoculars - £30; field study trip to Shamwari Game Reserve (South Africa) - £3,500
Animal Conservation Science (Top-up) at University Centre Myerscough - UCAS