Show Clearing 2021 courses
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Animal Behaviour and Welfare BSc (Hons)

University of Chester

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( 4.2) View reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE D325
Study, with a biological approach, the fascinating scientific discipline of animal behaviour and welfare.Course overviewOn this course, you will explore the ways in which the biological sciences are applied to animal behaviour and welfare, in what is an exciting and rapidly-changing field.An animal’s welfare can range from very poor to excellent at any point in its life, and it is important that we understand the biological needs of different types of animals.This knowledge enables us to adopt ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Agriculture & Forestry
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
20th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
94th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
17th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Animal Science

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Animal Science graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Animal Science graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Animal Science

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
80%
Biology
28%
Sociology
21%
English Literature
17%
History
15%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Scotland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Wales. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Animal Protection / Welfare reviews

Animal Protection / Welfare
SR
Student Reviewer
17 Feb 20

Animal Behaviour and Welfare BSc (Hons)

i love my university but my course needs alot of work.. in a few years this will be a great course. The su and...
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Asia
17 Feb 20

Animal Behaviour and Welfare BSc (Hons)

My first year of uni was by far my favourite. On a different campus, the lectures and lecturers were engaging and the...

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How Animal Protection / Welfare students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 18 reviews

5 star 17%
4 star 56%
3 star 27%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 2,495 reviews

5 star 45%
4 star 40%
3 star 12%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Chester
CompUniGuide ranking
94th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
With more than 180 years of educational heritage, the University of Chester offers a wide range of highly regarded single and combined-honours undergraduate degree courses, distributed across a selection of specialist sites. The university wants to deliver a purposeful student experience, while encouraging students to foster the skills and knowledge to develop as individuals, and the expertise and connections needed to play a valuable role in an ever-changing society. At each university location, students learn to take responsibility for their future by taking advantage of opportunities both inside and beyond their academic environments. The University of Chester provides a welcoming and inclusive learning environment, and takes pride in celebrating the diversity of life experiences each of its enrolled students brings to the university’s learning community.

Where you'll study

University of Chester

Reaseheath College Worleston Nantwich
Cheshire
CW5 6DF United Kingdom Nearest train station: Crewe  2.5 miles away

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