University Centre Myerscough

Degree level: Undergraduate

Animal Studies

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Course summary

The Foundation Certificate was developed to enable students to achieve a recognised qualification by selecting those modules relevant to their own personal interests or future career aspirations. In order to complete this course, it is anticipated that the modules will be studied over a period of between 18 months and two years.

Course details

Modules

Academic and Vocational Skills; Animal Anatomy and Physiology; Animal Health and Nutrition (1.5 module); Introduction to Animal Behaviour; Ecology and Identification of Native Species (1.5 module) OR Animal Health Care Management (1.5 module) OR Management of Captive Animals (1.5 module)


How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Normally 5 GCSEs Including Maths and English (or equivalents) are required, however, applicants are advised to check with the University Centre if they do not possess the specific qualifications. The University Centre may consider applicants with work experience within a relevant industry in place of some qualifications. 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.

Additional entry requirements

Interview

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


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.

Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £1125 Module
England £1125 Module
Northern Ireland £1125 Module
Scotland £1125 Module
Wales £1125 Module
Channel Islands £1125 Module

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: field study trip to Shamwari Game Reserve (South Africa) - £3,500 We are unable to offer part time learning to non EU applicants.
Animal Studies at University Centre Myerscough - UCAS