University Centre Askham Bryan

Animal Management University Centre Askham Bryan Degree level: Undergraduate

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TEF Bronze

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

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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 and Professional Skills, Skills for Research, Anatomy and Physiology, Introduction to Business, Animal Behaviour, Practical Animal Health and Husbandry, Ecological Conservation Skills (option), Interpretive Enclosure Design (option). Year 2 : Skills for Research, Business Enterprise (option), Collections Management (Option), Project and Events Management (option), Breeding and Inheritance, Welfare Legislation and Ethics, Animal Nutrition (option), Clinical Health and Laboratory Skills (option), Conservation Education (option), Collections Training (option).

Assessment method

Coursework
Examinations
Presentations
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

Interview


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.

Provider information

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University Centre Askham Bryan
Askham Bryan
York
YO23 3FR


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