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Animal Behaviour and Welfare, Pre-Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #383 (QS) Oxford, United Kingdom
The Animal Behaviour and Welfare programme at the Oxford Brookes University has been designed with input from local employers to meet skills shortages in animal-related industries. 
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Overview

As with most foundation degrees, the Animal Behaviour and Welfare programme at the Oxford Brookes University is for people who have previous experience of their chosen subject of study. 

Education

You might, for example, have current or previous experience of working with animals or have studied for qualifications such as a national diploma in animal or equine science. 

However, we also welcome applications from those of you with a desire to gain qualifications which would equip you to work in an animal-related industry.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional and Academic Skills
  • Practical Animal Husbandry
  • Animal Ethics
  • Enterprise Skills
  • Animal Welfare
  • Animal Anatomy and Physiology
  • Principles of Animal Behaviour

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • UCAS Tariff Points: 80
  • A Level: BB
  • IB Points: 27
  • BTEC: MMM
  • BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma, Extended Diploma or other equivalent qualifications, such as GNVQ/NVQ or other Level 3 vocational qualifications. 
  • a minimum of one pass at A-level or 6-unit Vocational A-level, plus three passes at GCSE (grades A–C), or O-level (grades A–C) normally including Mathematics, English Language and Science.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9270 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9270 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7570 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7570 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Oxford

  • 939 - 1530 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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