University Centre at Salford City College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Animal Management (General)

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

University Centre at Salford City College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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The objectives of the Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Animal Management are as follows:

  • To equip students with Animal Management skills, knowledge and the understanding necessary to achieve high performance in the global Animal Management environment.
  • To provide education and training for a range of careers in Animal Management, including Animal Behaviour and Welfare, Animal Science, Veterinary Practice Management and Equine Management.
  • To provide insight and understanding into the diversity of roles within Animal Management, recognising the importance of collaboration at all levels.
  • To equip students with knowledge and understanding of culturally diverse organisations, cross-cultural issues, diversity and values.
  • To provide opportunities for students to enter or progress in employment in Animal Management, or progress to higher education qualifications such as an Honours degree in Animal Behaviour and Welfare, Animal Science, Equine Science or a related area.
  • To provide opportunities for students to develop the skills, techniques and personal attributes essential for successful working lives.
  • To support students to understand the local, regional and global context of Animal Management and, for those students with a global outlook, to aspire to international career pathways.
  • To provide students with opportunities to address contemporary issues facing the industry, and society at large; with particular emphasis on sustainability and the environment, recognising the role that Animal Management plays in addressing these issues.

Course details

Modules

Mandatory core units include: • Business Environment • Animal Husbandry Management • Animal Health and Welfare • Research Project

Assessment method

You will be continually assessed via a range of methods which include practical skills assessments and project work, essays, presentations.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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 codeAM01
Institution code S11
Campus nameEccles Sixth Form College
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 48 - 64 points

A minimum of three GCSEs at Grade C/4-5 or above including Maths and English


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7500 Year 1
England £7500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7500 Year 1
Scotland £7500 Year 1
Wales £7500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Animal Management (General) at University Centre at Salford City College - UCAS