FdSc Animal Studies
2nd in the UK
Complete University Guide 2020
to rare breeds farm, animal unit, equestrian facility and woodland
links, visits and opportunities
UCAS code: D300
Year of entry: 2019 2020
UCAS Tariff: 48
Duration: 2 YRS (FT) 3 YRS (PT)
Institution code: G53
Why choose this course?
The animal care industry is now worth £1 billion to the UK economy with 13,000 businesses and numerous animal charities, zoos, conservation organisations, wildlife parks and animal visitor attractions.
This course came 2nd in the UK for student satisfaction in the Complete University Guide 2020. If you’re passionate about animals there’s never been a better time to prepare for your dream career with this course which covers animal behaviour, ethics and welfare.
- study zoological science, animal husbandry, animal learning and training, and survey skills for conservation
- take part in work placements to develop practical skills and demonstrate the knowledge and skills they have gained
- have access to a rare breeds farm, animal unit, equestrian facility and woodland at our Northop campus
- enjoy off-site visits to animal charities, wildlife centres and other industry related venues
You can also choose to study this course with a foundation year over three years FdSc Animal Studies (three years including foundation year) UCAS code: 85D4
Following completion of the Foundation course, you may choose to study the top-up degree BSc Animal Studies
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