What will I learn?

Our BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour, Welfare and Conservation Science with foundation year programme is top in the UK for overall satisfaction and learning community in the 2019 National Student Survey*. This broad-based course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills required to enter a variety of professions within the animal sector.Students will develop their knowledge in the core themes of animal behaviour, welfare and conservation. At level 6 students will design and implement their own research project, enabling them to specialise in an area of their choice. Personal and professional development is embedded within the course to maximise students’ employability within the industry and to enable you to focus upon your chosen career path.This course is based at our rural Northop campus, set in the stunning North Wales countryside, with access to a rare breeds farm, animal unit, equestrian facility and woodland. Off-site visits to animal charities, wildlife centres and other industry related venues form part of the course.**The Foundation year is taught at our Wrexham campus, with Level 4 (year 2) studies moving to our Northop campus.

Which department am I in?

School of Applied Science, Computing and Engineering

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£11,750.00 (US$ 15,189) per year
Fee for 2020/21 entry is £11,750. There may be slight increase in the year 2021/22.

This is a provisional fee yet to be approved
Start date

20 September 2021

Venue

Wrexham

Plas Coch,

Wrexham,

LL11 2AW, Wales

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have High School Diploma with a grade-point average of 3.0/4.0. plus one of the following: Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) 1290 minimum including the following minimum scores in each component, (Reading and Writing 650) and (Math 640); American College Testing (ACT) with a minimum of 26; two advanced placement tests with a minimum score of 3. Advanced entry to undergraduate: You may be considered for advanced entry to year 2 of the degree with a minimum grade-point average of 2.8 from an Associate Degree provided that you have taken the relevant subjects. US nationals are not required to demonstrate additional English language testing as part of the entry requirements.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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