We're building a new service – your feedback will help us to improve it.

Animal Science FdSc Foundation Degree

1. Qualification detail

2. Course description

Investigate the physiology, behaviour and welfare of a range of species underpinned by contemporary issues in animal science, supported by the study of the wide range of species in the College's Animal Management Centre and in relevant commercial settings through talks and demonstrations from guest speakers and trips. Underpinning theory is delivered in the classroom. Industrial experience, assessed through the professional development module over two years, will be undertaken in a related field and will give you invaluable experience in your specialism with 200 hours to be undertaken each year at a relevant employer ideally with domestic species.

3. Entry requirements

The minimum entry qualifications for the programme are: From A levels: 64 UCAS points normally in science based subjects; BTEC: 64 UCAS points normally in science based subject; Access Diploma: Pass. Plus: English and maths GCSE and it is advantageous to have a science (biology) or psychology. A minimum IELTS score of 6, TOEFL equivalent is required for those for whom English is not their first language. These entry requirements are subject to change.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

Not available

6. Venue

7. Other dates or venues

Venue Start date Options
No other date or venue available