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BSc (Hons) Animal Management and Science

Askham Bryan College
3 - 6 years
Full time/part time
Bachelor's degree

Program description

BSc (Hons) in Animal Management and Science

The Animal Management and Science Bachelors degree programme is taught by Askham Bryan College's Department of Animal Management.

This course is designed to teach students the skills and knowledge for a wide range of animal management industries, in particular those of animal conservation, health, welfare and science.

Animal Management and Science course places emphasis on project work in the specific fields of interest of each individual student. This degree is validated and awarded by Harper Adams University College.

The course can be studied on a full-time or part-time basis. full-time students will receive college based tuition three days a week, with the rest of the week as self-study time. Part-time study must be organised around the full-time timetable.

Key modules taught in this Animal Management and Science degree programme include:

  • Animal Husbandry
  • Animal Physiology
  • Animal Behaviour
  • Animal Health
  • Animal Genetics
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Microbiology and Biochemistry
  • Biological Conservation
  • Behavioural Ecology
  • Biotechnology
  • Population Genetics

    Upon successful completion of the Animal Management and Science programme students can pursue their studies further to postgraduate MSc or PhD level; or employment opportunities in conservation projects, animal collections, animal health and welfare industries.

    Admission requirements

    Students wishing to study Animal Management and Science must meet the following entry requirements:

    • A minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade C or above, including English and mathematics, or a BTEC First Diploma with a minimum of 20 points;
    • plus a minimum of 220 UCAS points, which may include Key Skills at level 2 or above, and including study of 2 A levels to A2 level (equivalent to CCD grades), or a BTEC National Diploma;
    • plus a satisfactory reference.

    About school

    Askham Bryan College

    Askham Bryan College is one of the UK's foremost land-based colleges and provides education and training at all levels from introductory courses for school leavers right up to honours degrees. The college, previously Yorkshire Institute of Agriculture, was founded in 1948...

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    Contact info

    Askham Bryan College

    Askham Fields Lane
    YO23 3FR York
    United Kingdom

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