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BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour, Welfare and Conservation Science

Animal Behaviour, Welfare and Conservation Science

1st in the UK

for student satisfaction*


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UCAS code: 839K

Year of entry: 2022

UCAS Tariff: 112

Duration: 3 YRS (FT) 5 YRS (PT)

Institution code: G53

Location: Wrexham

*This course is part of a subject area rated 1st in the UK for student satisfaction in the Agriculture and Forestry subject league tables, Complete University Guide 2022.

This broad-cased programme will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to enter a variety of professions within the animal sector.


Students will:


  • develop their knowledge in the core themes of animal behaviour, welfare and conservation.
  • design and implement their own research project, enabling them to specialise in an area of their choice. 
  • enjoy personal and professional development to maximise employability within the industry. 
  • have access to a range of domestic and exotic animal species at our Northop campus. 
  • enjoy off-site visits to animal charities, wildlife centres and other industry related venues.



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