BSc (Hons) Animal Science and Management (Top up)
|Full Time:||£5950 per year *|
|Part Time:||£2750 per year *|
* Fees accurate at time of publishing
1 year, full-time,
2 years, part-time
This one year ‘top-up’ course provides the opportunity to achieve a full Honours degree in Animal Science and Management, following appropriate Foundation Degree or Higher National Diploma completion. You will benefit from an advanced level of study that will provide a link into the industry, preparing you for postgraduate studies or employment within the industry in the UK and abroad. The Lackham campus provides a superb location for studying Animal Science and Management. Our Animal Resource Centre is home to a wide range of animals including invertebrates, conventional companion animals, reptiles and relatively exotic mammals such as wallabies, meerkats and lemurs. This resource, in combination with knowledgeable staff and extensive grounds, offers various possibilities for module study and dissertation research’.
In previous years, as part of the International Study module, learners have taken part in a study tour to Poland surveying large carnivores and experiencing current field research work. There are further opportunities to take part in more general international study tours, most recently to South Africa.
The course includes modules in the following subjects:
- Animal Psychology and Behaviour
- Behavioural Ecology
- International Study Tour
- Field Biology and Conservation Management
Students are also required to complete an Honours Dissertation.
We have highly trained staff with considerable experience, who will help to support your progression. Our well-appointed laboratory resources and experimental/ research equipment are ideally suited to further your knowledge and understanding of the scientific theory, relating to the course subject matter. A well-equipped Library and Learning Resource Centre and excellent IT facilities are also available.
Additional Costs - BSc top up
There are additional costs associated with the BSc Hons top up, approximate prices are given below as a guideline.
- Study tour to Poland approximately £500-750 including flights and accommodation
- Recommended course books £50-70 for Anthrozoology (Open book exam)
- Dissertation materials and binding £7.00
This course is delivered at our Lackham campus.
The BSc Programme Specification is available at this link.