University Centre Bishop Burton has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
This ‘top up’ programme is designed to give students the opportunity to acquire detailed knowledge of animal behaviour and welfare that can be related to a range of species and situations. The degree aims to build on the skills and knowledge that were developed during related Level 5 qualifications.
You will study; Behavioural and physiological assessment of welfare Physiology of behaviour Animal cognition and ethics Specialism in options include advanced animal training or animals in society Dissertation.
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Applicants should have a relevant Level 5 qualification. Life and/or experience of non-traditional students will be taken into account when considering applications. The successful completion of an entry task will be required when considering applications without the required formal entry qualifications.
English language requirements
If your first language is not English, or you require a Tier 4 student visa to study and do not hold GCSE grade C English or equivalent, you will be required to provide evidence of your English language proficiency level such as International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6.0 overall (with a minimum 5.5 in each skill).
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
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