University Centre Askham Bryan

Degree level: Undergraduate

Animal Management

Make sure you check on the university, college or conservatoire website for any updates about course changes as a result of COVID-19.

Course summary

TEF Bronze

University Centre Askham Bryan has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

Find out more about the TEF.

This programme is aimed at those wanting to work in the animal management sector in industries as varied as animal welfare, production, education, companion animals and training to name a few. The course will provide learners with underpinning knowledge of animal husbandry, welfare, behaviour, animal science and management. There will be an emphasis on the development of skills; general skills such as communication, IT and teamwork, and some practical skills such as animal handling, health checking, monitoring and evaluating behaviour, training animals, design and maintenance of animal accommodation and assessing animal welfare. Work placement forms an essential part of the course allowing on the job training and development of further skills to make students more employable. .

Course details

Modules

Year 1 • Academic Skills • Industry Skills • Introduction to Business • Anatomy and Physiology • Practical Animal Husbandry Elective Modules* • Human and Animal Interactions • Animal Health • Aquatics Husbandry and Management • Canine and Feline Behaviour • Fundamentals of Evolutionary Ecology and Classification • Field Research Skills • Environmental Interpretation • Ecology and Conservation • Captive Behaviour Management Year 2 • Personal Research Project • Academic Development • Professional Development • Breeding and Inheritance • Welfare, Legislation and Ethics Elective Modules • Animal Nutrition • Training and Learning Theory • Applied Animal Training • Collections Husbandry • Collections Training • Incubation and Rearing • Biodiversity and Restoration Ecology • Business Enterprise or Collections Management

Assessment method

Assessments may include; Course work, Examinations, online assessment, presentations, Viva-voce and practical assessments.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
D301
Institution code:
A70
Campus name:
Askham Bryan York Campus
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

International applicants will be considered

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Interview


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
67%
Student satisfaction
No data
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
No data
Go onto work and study

The number of student respondents and response rates can be important in interpreting the data. For further information, see the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Animal Management at University Centre Askham Bryan - UCAS