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Introduction to Animal Care

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Aberdeen Campus

Content

This course is for anyone who wishes to develop more knowledge of animal care and gain a college qualification. Some of the main themes of the course are: basic care of a range of small mammals, horses and fish, husbandry, identifying breeds, health care and employability.

Entry Requirements

English and Maths at National 4. Some experience of animals, even if this is as a pet owner is an advantage.

Progression Routes

NC Animal Care

Start Date

September

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Animal Care

SCQF Level

4

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals