Animal Science FdSc

Nottingham Trent University

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Course info

This course teaches a combination of scientific knowledge and animal management skills. It is highly vocational in nature, with a strong emphasis on practical learning and work experience. Youll focus on animal welfare and its application across a host of sectors.Similar to the BSc (Hons) Animal / Zoo Biology courses, your lectures will cover major scientific principles, including animal anatomy and physiology, behaviour, ecology and nutrition. However, the FdSc involves a slightly different ... READ MORE

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Full Time
2 Years

Animal Science

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Entry requirements

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A level

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Animal Science

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
Students from England Students from England
£9,250 per year
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
£9,250 per year
Students from Wales Students from Wales
£9,250 per year
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Students from Channel Islands
Students from EU EU Students
£16,500 per year
International Students

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Nottingham Trent University
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Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is one of the most popular universities in the UK, a place with a worldwide reputation for excellence. They’ve been named the Best UK university for Student Life and International at the WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2022 and have also received the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for research. NTU’s courses are designed to give students the skills employers are looking for. That’s why every course, across every subject area, offers a work experience opportunity. NTU students get an experience that’s hard to match – quality courses and facilities across three unique campuses. Over 60,000 students have chosen to make Nottingham their home. With a city centre bustling with shops, galleries, cinemas, sports facilities, restaurants, bars and clubs – there’s plenty to keep NTU’s students occupied outside of lectures.

Where you'll study

Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University Brackenhurst Lane Southwell
NG25 0QF United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bleasby  1.1 miles away

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