BSc/BSc (Hons) Animal Management and Science UCAS Code: D302
A three year honours degree programme which includes skills and knowledge that can be applied to a wide range of areas within the animal management industries. On this programme there is an emphasis on animal science, health and conservation. Students on full time BSc programmes must complete a minimum of 10 weeks approved work experience to acquire a minimum of 30 placement credits.
Modules of Study Include:
Introduction to Business
Anatomy and Physiology
Fundamentals of Evolutionary Ecology and Classification
Introduction to Genetics and Biochemistry
Practical Animal Husbandry
Applied Animal Health
Microbiology and Parasitology
Welfare, Legislation and Ethics
Field and Laboratory Skills
Epigenetics and Genetics
Incubation and Rearing
Biodiversity and Restoration Ecology
Recent Advances in Animal Management and Science
Aquatics Ecosystem Management
Enclosure Design and Stock Management
Sustainability in Animal Industries
84 UCAS points plus 5 GCSEs including English, Maths and Science at grade C or above.
We welcome external applications with advanced standing and accreditation of prior learning (APEL) which will be discussed upon application.
Previous students have gone on to complete MSc qualifications. Several students also go on to secure jobs as lecturers, or internships in zoos and a variety of animal collections nationally and internationally as well as in research laboratories.