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Easton College

Animal Science and Welfare

UCAS Code: D300

Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc

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About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

This programme is available as a 2 year full-time programme (part time option may be available) and aims to provide the student with the fundamentals of animal science training, development and management, setting foundations for a successful career.

The learner will develop skills, knowledge and practical experience in animal behaviour, physiology and care, including the interaction and importance of animals in society and welfare management. Specific modules will examine the management of wildlife as well as the nutritional requirements of various dietary types.

This qualification provides an essential broad base to the theoretical knowledge and practical experience needed for working in the animal care industry and includes compulsory work experience.

This course is subject to revalidation ready for September 2021-22 entry, to ensure that it continues to meet the needs of both students and the wider industry.

Modules

HE Academic Skills, Workplace Dynamics and Performance, Animal Husbandry and Health, Evolution and Conservation of Wild Species, Biological Molecules and Nutrition, Anatomy and Physiology, Work based Research Project, Animal Breeding and Genetics, Anthrozoology, Animal Collections, Animal Behaviour and Training, Animal Legislation, Welfare and Ethics.

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£9,000
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£9,000
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£9,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,000
per year
Scotland
£9,000
per year
Wales
£9,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Easton Campus

Department:

Animal Care/Equestrian

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