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Applied Animal Science

EKC Group

UCAS Code: 039D | Higher National Diploma - HND

Entry requirements


A level

D,D

Access to HE Course in an appropriate subject.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

Plus GCSE English and GCSE Maths, at Grade 4 or above. Or equivalent Level 2 qualifications.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

PPP

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48

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2022

The HND Applied Animal Science programme provides a valued vocational award. This programme covers a broad range of issues related to companion animals, wildlife, conservation and animal husbandry. Students undertake practical work both in the laboratory and in the field to develop their skills and understanding. The College Animal Team use their links with Kent animal parks, Howletts and Port Lympne to enable students to improve the life of the parks' animals and gain experience of working with real animal issues. Students attend a field trip every year in the United Kingdom and every second year go further afield, previous trips have included South Africa.

Modules

The programme includes the following modules:
Ethology
Animal Husbandry
Anatomy & Histology
Introduction to Conservation & Ecology
Animal Health & Disease
Principles of Cell Biology
Animal Nutrition
Applications of Animal Science
Vertebrate Physiology
Animal Nursing
Research Project
Applied Animal Psychology
Animal Welfare
Principles of Microbiology
Genetics & Animal Breeding
Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

England
£6,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,000
per year
Scotland
£6,000
per year
Wales
£6,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Canterbury College

Department:

Animal Care, Land-Based Studies and Science

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