Animal Behaviour and Welfare (Extended) (with Placement) BSc

Harper Adams University

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Course info

UCAS CODE XD04
Extended degree programmes are a means of accessing degree study should you not meet the entry requirements for honours degree programmes. These five-year courses replace some of our former foundation degree and extended foundation degree programmes. Candidates will be assessed at the end of their first year of study and progress to either an ordinary degree (BSc) or Honours Degree (BSc Hons).Do you long to find out why animals behave the way they do and what this can tell us about their ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
5th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
41st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
10th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-21
Sandwich Including Foundation Year
5 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 - 80 = 20% 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
£22,000
UK Animal Science graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

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

Zoology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
87%
Chemistry
48%
Mathematics
24%
Psychology
23%
Geography
21%

Animal Science

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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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
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£10,800 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Animal Protection / Welfare reviews

Animal Protection / Welfare
M
Meg
29 Feb 20

Animal Behaviour and Welfare (Extended) (with Placement) BSc

I love it. Best choice i made. Go to Harper. Great opportunites and small campus so you get to know alot of people. Its...
G
Guy
28 Feb 20

Animal Health and Welfare (with Placement) BSc (Hons)

University has been really good so far. Money is the only real struggle. Both the social and academic experiences at...

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How Animal Protection / Welfare students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 114 reviews

5 star 68%
4 star 29%
3 star 2%
2 star 0%
1 star 1%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 1,458 reviews

5 star 65%
4 star 30%
3 star 5%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%
Harper Adams University
CompUniGuide ranking
41st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.6)
Harper Adams is a single campus university offering a range of qualifications connected to the agri-food chain, animal health and the rural sector. This university in rural Shropshire performed very highly in the 2019 Whatuni Student Choice Awards, coming in first place for both Student Support and Job Prospects, and second in the Course and Lecturers category. It also placed fifth in the University of the Year category.

Where you'll study

Harper Adams University

Edgmond Newport
Telford And Wrekin
TF10 8NB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oakengates  3.8 miles away

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