University of Greenwich

601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Old Royal Naval College, Park Row, Greenwich, London, SE10 9LS, United Kingdom

Animal Management

The BSc (Hons) Animal Management degree is geared towards those wishing to develop a broad range of knowledge and expertise relating to the range of disciplines which fall within the animal field. Therefore, this programme is an ideal choice for somebody wishing to pursue a career which requires multidisciplinary skills and knowledge of animal science. The BSc (Hons) Animal Management programme will: • Produce Honours Degree (BSc) graduates at honours level who are capable of employment in animal management and associated occupations or progressing to research and development roles • Develop students’ knowledge and understanding of animal management, current issues and best practice in the field, and the associated underpinning biological, technical and welfare concepts and key paradigms • Provide an intellectual challenge to students at this level and to develop students’ intellectual, practical and transferable key skills • In particular to stimulate an enquiring, analytical and creative approach to study, whilst encouraging independent judgement and critical self-awareness at this level • Work closely with industry to meet the regional (and wider) industry’s needs for BSc graduates with the required knowledge, understanding, practical capability and skills as well as transferable/key skills The programme is delivered by a team of dedicated and highly experience teaching staff who have a wide range of expertise within the animal science field. The programme is primarily delivered at Hadlow College, in a multi-million pound, state-of-the-art Animal Management Centre, as well as the surrounding estate of the college. The programme also provides numerous opportunities for external visits to zoological collections, animal-related businesses, and local wildlife reserves. Furthermore, students will have the opportunity to participate in study tours to a range of locations during their three years of study. The Durrell Institute at Jersey Zoo is the host for a 5 day trip in June each year and 2 weeks of field work have been carried out in South Africa for the past few years. In addition, field trips to a range of locations in Kent and nearby are undertaken to facilitate delivery of the more practical conservation-based courses.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Hadlow College,Tonbridge
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £8,630
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £8,630
  • Scotland Year 1 £8,630
  • Wales Year 1 £8,630