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BSc/BSc (Hons) Animal Conservation (Top Up) UCAS Code: C3T4


A ‘top up route’ to a BSc honours degree or BSc ordinary degree, for those who already hold a Foundation Degree, HND or equivalent qualification. This programme has an emphasis on conservation projects and how animal conservation organisations are funded together with a critical review of the recent advances associated with the conservation of species.


Modules of Study Include:

• Dissertation

• Business Leadership and Management
• Research Methods
• Sustainability in Animal Industries
• Conservation Genetics and Reintroduction Biology 
• Skills for Conservation 
• Wildlife Biology 
• Professional Development (Level 5)
• Welfare Legislation and Ethics (Level 5)

Entry Requirements

BSc (Hons) Top Up*
Merit or above in a Foundation Degree (FdSc) or an HND in an appropriate subject.

BSc (Ord) Top Up*
Pass or above in a Foundation Degree (FdSc) or an HND in an appropriate subject.

We welcome external applications with advanced standing and accreditation of prior learning (APEL) which will be discussed upon application.

*Entry to these undergraduate programmes have an expectation of 5 GCSEs at C or above in English, Maths and Science. Applicants without formal qualifications can undertake an initial assessment process. Prospective students will be invited to an applicant day, some students may also be called for an interview.

Further Study

Progression to subject related Masters or professional body specific courses.

Askham Bryan College,
Askham Bryan,
YO23 3FR
01904 772277