Loss of biodiversity is an increasing concern at national, European and global levels. To work as a professional with wildlife and in conservation you will need both practical skills and knowledge of theory to meet the challenge of saving our wildlife and wild places. This course focuses on conservation both in wildlife centres and in the wild, which is ideal if you want to pursue a career involving wildlife, working in either of those environments. We have close links to local wildlife centres to provide you with a wide range of experiences throughout your course.
The programme includes the following modules: Ethology Animal Husbandry Anatomy & Histology Introduction to Conservation & Ecology Animal Health & Disease Animal Nutrition Applications of Animal Science The Conservation of Global Biodiversity Animal Nursing Conservation Research Project Applied Animal Psychology Animal Welfare Principles of Microbiology Genetics & Animal Breeding Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation Surveying Wildlife for Conservation
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
Mature Students who do not fit this profile but have relevant experience are welcomed on the programme.
English language requirements
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6000||Year 1|
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