University Centre Askham Bryan

Degree level: Undergraduate

Animal Management

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Course summary

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

(FdSc AM)-Year 1 (Level 4) Core Modules include • Personal and Professional Development • Animal Anatomy and Physiology • Introduction to Business • Animal Behaviour • Practical Animal Health and Husbandry Elective modules, students would elect one of the following, • Ecological Conservation Skills • Interpretive Enclosure Design Year 2 (Level 5) Core Modules include • Skills for Research, • Breeding and Inheritance • Welfare Legislation and Ethics One elective business module needs to be elected from the following, • Business Enterprise • Collections Management • Project and Events Management Elective modules, students would elect two of the following, • Animal Nutrition • Clinical Health and Laboratory Skills • Conservation Education • Principles of Training

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

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Student satisfaction
70%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
85%
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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