The course enables students to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to issues surrounding the conservation of wildlife. Increasing public awareness of animal welfare is driving employment prospects and careers in this area.
Year 1 - Animal Anatomy and Physiology; Practical Animal and Professional Skills; Animal Health and Nutrition; Introduction to Animal Welfare; Animal Behaviour and Training; Management of Captive Animals. Year 2 - Research Methods; Animal Welfare and Legislation (double module); Global Wildlife Conservation; International Zoo Management; Integrated Industry Project
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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- Preston Campus
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
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
You may be required to attend an interview and will be contacted directly if this is the case.
English language requirements
|Applicants 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.
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
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