Animal Science with foundation year
Study at our rural Northop campus**
to rare breeds farm, animal unit, equestrian facility and woodland
links, visits and opportunities
Year of entry: 2019 2020
UCAS Tariff: 48
Duration: 4 YRS (FT)
Institution code: G53
The BSc (Hons) Animal Science with foundation year programme is a broad-based course designed to 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. At level 6 students will design and implement their own research project, enabling them to specialise in an area of their choice. Personal and professional development is embedded within the course to maximise students’ employability within the industry and to enable you to focus upon your chosen career path.
This course is based at our rural Northop campus, set in the stunning North Wales countryside, with access to a rare breeds farm, animal unit, equestrian facility and woodland. Off-site visits to animal charities, wildlife centres and other industry related venues form part of the course.**The Foundation year is taught at our Wrexham campus, with Level 4 (year 2) studies moving to our Northop campus.