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Animal Therapy and Rehabilitation, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
The Animal Therapy and Rehabilitation program at Warwickshire College will develop your understanding of the scientific principles and clinical practice of the prehabilitation techniques for maximum performance and health and rehabilitation techniques for animals post veterinary treatment.
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Overview

The Animal Therapy and Rehabilitation program at Warwickshire College will cover aspects of hydrotherapy and land based rehabilitation in the small animal including the in-patient, the out-patient and the elite athlete. 

The overall focus of the course would be a holistic approach to maintaining and improving animal health and welfare and therefore would also include the development of positive behavioural modification techniques and therapeutic handling skills to facilitate the rehabilitation process.

Career progression

Job opportunities include: specialising in hydrotherapy and/or massage, working in an animal rescue centre, working for an animal welfare organisation, or kennels specialising in rehabilitation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mammalian Anatomy and Physiology
  • Professional Practice and Animal Law
  • Principles of Animal Science
  • Applied Animal Management
  • Principles of Animal Therapy
  • ASSET (academic study skills and employability)

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

  • Applicants will be expected to have at least 104 UCAS points which may be derived from a Level 3 qualification in a related subject or A Levels, ideally including one Science subject. 
  • Applicants will also need five GCSE's at grade 4 or above (or equivalent) including English Language, Science and Mathematics. Applicants will normally be expected to have some prior practical experience. 
  • The college would consider applications from mature students with relevant work experience who may not have related formal academic qualifications. The college welcomes applications from students with disabilities.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11450 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8735 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8735 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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