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Animal Science FdSc

Nottingham Trent University

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Course info

UCAS CODE D325
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.You will focus on animal welfare and its application across a host of sectors. Successful completion of this course to a satisfactory level allows progression on to the final-year of BSc (Hons) Animal Biology. This means you have the potential to gain a full BSc honours degree in three years.Careers and ... 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.
13th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
46th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
25th

Start date and duration

Start date
24-SEP-21
Full Time
2 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 - 75 = 25% 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
£19,000
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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A level
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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

Animal Science

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
73%
Biology
27%
Sociology
25%
English Literature
16%
History
14%

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Animal Biology BSc (Hons)

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Student rating ( 4.4) 78 reviews

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4 star 52%
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Student rating ( 4.4) 4,238 reviews

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Nottingham Trent University
CompUniGuide ranking
46th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.4)
Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is one of the UK’s largest and most popular universities. Based on its quality of teaching, its high levels of student satisfaction, and its graduate employment it ranked as a top ten UK university in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2019. It is also one of only 59 UK universities, colleges and other providers to receive the highest Gold rating for its outstanding teaching and learning in the government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). 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.

Where you'll study

Nottingham Trent University

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

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