Animal Management (Behaviour and Welfare) FdSc

This course is aimed at students who wish to develop a career in the captive management of domestic and/or exotic animal species. You will be provided with a combination of academic study and practical opportunities to develop a range of knowledge, academic and professional skills, concerning the behaviour and welfare of captive animals.

FdSc Award
September Start
Full-time Study Mode
2 years Duration
D300 UCAS Code

Entry Requirements For This Course

UCAS - 64 points.

GCE A Level - 64 UCAS points. Subjects essential for entry: Biology, Chemistry, Human Biology or Applied Science.

BTEC - Level 3 Extended Diploma in Animal Care, Animal Management or Applied Science.

Irish/Scottish Highers - 4 Highers at grades CCCC including Biology, Chemistry or Human Biology.

International Baccalaureate - 24 points, including 4 in HL Biology.

Access Requirements - Access to Science Diploma, to include 45 credits at level 3.

OCR - OCR National Extended/Diploma: Accepted in addition to one of the GCE A Level subjects listed above.

Extra Information / General Entry Requirements - Mature students with substantial experience in animal management will be considered on their experience and demonstrated aptitude and enthusiasm for studying in HE.

Please note that we accept a maximum of 20 UCAS points from GCE AS Levels and that the Welsh Baccalaureate (core) and A Level General Studies will be recognised in our offer. We will also consider a combination of A Levels and BTECs/OCRs.

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