BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare
• Personal Research Dissertation.
• Animal Cognition and Behaviour Management.
• Behavioural Ecology (Option Unit).
• Epidemiology, Health and Welfare (Option unit).
• Zoo Conservation Biology (Option Unit).
The programme is designed as a specific continuation of the FdSc in Animal Behaviour and Welfare at Kingston Maurward College. However, applications are warmly welcomed from external applicants with qualifications in an appropriate range of animal behaviour and welfare related subjects at Foundation Degree or HND level. Entry requirements are for a Pass grade at Level 5.
Application through UCAS.
The key route following the foundation degree is the BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour & Welfare top up year at Kingston Maurward College. Other colleges and univerisities also offer similar final year courses.
This qualification offers excellent employment opportunities in the following areas: animal welfare organisations, assurance, inspection and enforcement agencies, wildlife conservation organisations, animal collections, laboratory technicians, animal behaviour consultancy and training. Graduates have progressed to postgraduate qualifications in active areas of animal welfare research.