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Animal Care

Dundee and Angus College

Venues

Arbroath Campus

Content

This course establishes the principles of a wide range of animal care subjects including health care and husbandry. The course develops knowledge in specialist areas such as anatomy, parasitology and exotic pets and is delivered with a balance of practical and theoretical classes.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 5 and 1 at National 4; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4 or 5. Interview.

Progression Routes

Boarding establishments, SSPCA, Guide Dogs and pet shops. Graduates often apply to progress to HNC Animal Care (see separate requirements).

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Animal Care

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals