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Animal Management and Welfare (Top-Up)

University Centre Peterborough

UCAS Code: D302 | Bachelor of Science - BSc

Entry requirements


HND (BTEC)

P

Animal Management (Animal Behavior and Welfare)

About this course


Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2022

The Animal Management and Welfare top up degree is tailored for students who wish to develop skills in animal management acquired at level 5 and specialise in an area of the industry of their choosing.

The course encourages students to develop their analytical and critical evaluation skills through the application of behaviour, captive breeding and welfare assessments to enhance animal management for health, welfare, conservation and rehabilitation.

Students will also be able to enhance their practical skills of animal husbandry, behaviour modification, breeding for conservation, animal nursing and welfare improvement.

Student will learn about the essentials of experimental design and data analysis in preparation for their dissertation, in which students will undertake an independent research project to analyse a specific research question/hypothesis.

Students will have the opportunity to study in the on-site Animal Management Centre which is home to over a hundred species of exotic and domestic animals ranging from hamsters, rats and budgies to tenrecs, meerkats and pythons.

Modules

YEAR 1 (LEVEL6)
Applied Animal Behaviour and Enrichment (15 credits)
Animal Welfare and Ethics (15 credits)
Undergraduate Major Project (30 credits)
Experimental Design and Analysis (15 credits)
Captive Breeding and Husbandry (15 credits)
Animal Nursing and Rehabilitation (15 credits)
Human-Animal Conflict (15 credits)

Assessment methods

YEAR 1 (LEVEL 6)
75% Coursework
25% Undergraduate Major Project

Tuition fees

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England
£8,000
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EU
£8,000
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Northern Ireland
£8,000
per year
Scotland
£8,000
per year
Wales
£8,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Stamford College

Department:

Stamford College Campus

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