University Centre Askham Bryan

Animal Management University Centre Askham Bryan Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Harper Adams University


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Course summary

TEF Bronze

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

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This degree programme covers the skills and knowledge that can be applied in a range of animal management based industries, particularly in the areas of conservation, health and science. There is an emphasis on project work that concentrates on specific areas of individual interest.

Course details


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

Assessment method

Continual assessments
Viva- Voce
Practical assessments

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

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

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

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points 48 UCAS points plus 5 GCSEs including
English, Maths and Science at grade C
or above.

Additional entry requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,000 Year 1
England £9,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,000 Year 1
Scotland £9,000 Year 1
Wales £9,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

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University Centre Askham Bryan
Askham Bryan
YO23 3FR

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