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BSc (Hons) Animal Science (Companion and Zoo Animals)

Writtle College

Bachelor Degree , Animal Science

Course Description

BSc (Hons) Animal Science (Companion and Zoo Animals) UCAS Code D321 Option: COM Duration&Mode 3 years FT Typical Offer: BTEC National Diploma MPP OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) P2 Irish Leaving Certificate BBCC Scottish Highers 190 - 240 points International Baccalaureate 24 points Preferred Subjects Biology Postgraduate Qualifications Students on this course will be given the opportunity to progress to a relevant Masters programme in the Postgraduate School. Course Content This science-based degree programme allows students to develop a sound understanding and in-depth knowledge of the essential principles of animal science relevant to the needs of the animal sector. The degree encourages students to develop and demonstrate appropriate intellectual and research skills. It will enable graduates to demonstrate an understanding of the underlying principles associated with animal function and the concepts and ideas that are at the forefront of the discipline communicate with the general public apply scientific principles and an understanding of the appropriate investigative methods associated with research to the animal sector, demonstrate competence in technical and relevant practical skills and be life long learners who can positively contribute to the animal industry. The core of this course is formed by modules in Anatomy and Physiology, Biological Processes at level 1, Genetics and Reproduction, Nutrition, Behaviour, Health and Disease at level 2 and Animal Growth, Development and Biotechnology, Recent Advances in Animal Science at level 3. In addition, the Companion and Zoo Animals option in this programme allows students to study modules in Animal Management, Applied Companion Animal Management, Animal Trade, Companion and Zoo Animals Nutrition and Feeding and Current Issues in Companion and Zoo Animals. This will equip each individual for employment in many areas of the diverse animal industry. Animal Science and Animal Managemenrt Resources

BSc (Hons) Animal Science (Companion and Zoo Animals) UCAS Code D321 Option: COM Duration&Mode 3 years FT Typical Offer: BTEC National Diploma MPP OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) P2 Irish Leaving Certificate BBCC Scottish Highers 190 - 240 points International Baccalaureate 24 points Preferred Subjects Biology Postgraduate Qualifications Students on this course will be given the...

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