FdSc Applied Animal Behaviour, Welfare and Conservation (with foundation year)
1st in the UK
for overall satisfaction*
to rare breeds farm, animal unit, equestrian facility and woodland
links, visits and opportunities
UCAS code: 85D4
Year of entry: 2020 2021
UCAS Tariff: 48
Duration: 3YRS (FT)
Institution code: G53
Why choose this course?
Our Animal Science subject area is top in the UK for overall satisfaction and learning community (WGU analysis of unpublished NSS data 2019) and our BSc (Hons) Applied Animal Behaviour, Welfare and Conservation with foundation year course is one of the courses in the subject area. This broad-cased programme will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to enter a variety of professions within the animal sector.
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 without a foundation year over two years FdSc Applied Animal Behaviour, Welfare and Conservation UCAS code:D300
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