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This programme seeks to expand your knowledge and understanding of wild animals, their captive management and behaviour, beyond the scope of the Foundation Degree. You will study a range of modules (theoretical with practical application) related to captive management of exotic species.
→ Current Issues in Zoological Management (30 credits)
→ Zoological Design, Interpretation and Education (30 credits)
→ Behavioural Ecology (30 credits)
→ Research Project (30 credits)
You could work within the zoo industry as an animal keeper, safari park wildlife ranger, education officer, habitat designer, animal trainer, research scientist/assistant, curator, nutritionist or conservationist. There is scope to progress into managerial roles within the zoological industry based on your continued professional development post graduation.
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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Zoo Management Foundation Degree (or suitable equivalent subject) with a minimum Pass profile. Plus a minimum of Grade 4 at GCSE for English, Maths and Science.
English language requirements
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£8,000 *||Year 1|
|EU||£8,000 *||Year 1|
|England||£8,000 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£8,000 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£8,000 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£8,000 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.