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Animal Studies

FdSc
Animal Studies

UCAS code
D300
Year of entry
2016
2017
UCAS Tariff
120
48
Duration
2 YRS (FT)
4 YRS (PT)
Institution code
G53
Location
Northop
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Why choose this course?

Looking for a fulfilling and rewarding vocation? Then how about preparing for a job in the animal care industry, where you could find yourself working around the world with species ranging from apes to insects.

Whether you are looking to forge a career in the animal industry or simply gain a greater understanding of this fascinating subject, this course will help to equip you with the knowledge and practical skills required.

You will be introduced to life in the animal sector and the current issues and debates surrounding animals and welfare, as well as study and learn with tutors who are specialists in their field and actively involved in areas such as conservation, animal behaviour, animal husbandry and welfare.

There are work placements too in a range of animal sector settings across the UK and the world including at zoos, wildlife centres, animal training facilities and conservation organisations.

You can also choose to study this course with a foundation year over three years.