Wildlife Conservation with Zoo Biology with a Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

University of Salford

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UCAS CODE D41C
**Human impact on the natural world has left a devastating impact on global wildlife habitats and biodiversity. Be part of the solution by building conservation theory and practice with our BSc (Hons) Wildlife Conservation with Zoo Biology with Foundation Year degree.**There has never been a more urgent time to fight the loss of biodiversity. To be part of the solution, you will need strong theoretical knowledge and practical skills to save our precious wildlife and ecosystems. We’ve designed ... READ MORE

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27th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
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85th
CUG subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2023
49th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
Full Time Including Foundation Year
4 Years

Zoology

Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 94 = 6% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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Zoology graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Zoology graduate salary
£17,000

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Zoology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
64%
Psychology
35%
Chemistry
32%
Mathematics
16%
Geography
12%

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University of Salford
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85th
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Located just minutes from Manchester’s vibrant city centre, the University of Salford is a hub of contemporary learning and creativity. The university sets itself apart from other institutions with a focus on practical education and with established industry connections, giving its students a wide network of opportunities after graduation. The University of Salford is comprised of four academic faculties; the School of Arts, Media and Creative Technology; the School of Science, Engineering and the Environment; the School of Health and Society; and Salford Business School. Many courses are designed and taught by industry practitioners, and students have many opportunities to participate in internships and work placements while studying.

Where you'll study

University of Salford

The Crescent Salford
Manchester
M5 4WT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Salford Crescent  0.2 miles away

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