Coleg Sir Gar

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant)

Animal Behaviour and Welfare Top Up

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Course summary

Students attending college have access to extensive on-site facilities includigan an animal centre housing a wide range of animal species, in addition to on-line learning and research materials. Students also have the opportunity of independent study outside of college and of submitting work digitally on-line. Students will study compulsory core modules relating to independent research in a subject area of specific interest to themselves, in addition to modules relating to in-depth study of animal behaviour, ethology, physiology, health and welfare.

Course details


Research Methods for Biosciences (20 credits) compulsory core. Animal Communication (20 credits) Animal Learning and Cognition (20 credits) Invertebrate Zoology (20 credits) Behavioural Ecology of Indigenous Species (20 credits) Applied Animal Welfare (20 credits) Applied Parasitology (20 credits) Dissertation (40 credits) compulsory core.

Assessment method

Essays; Written Reports; Case Study Reports; Independent Practical research / observations; Research Portfolios; Presentations.

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 code02XX
Institution code C22
Campus namePibwrlwyd Campus
Campus codeP

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Applicants that have not achieved an HND or Foundation Degree on application will be required to undertake study at level 4 & 5 before progressing onto the BSc level 6 modules.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
International £10000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Animal Behaviour and Welfare Top Up at Coleg Sir Gar - UCAS