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Animal Care

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Barony Campus, Aberdeen Campus, Elmwood Campus, Oatridge Campus

Content

The course covers subjects related specifically to management & specialist animal care or as preparation for self employment in this sector.

You will study a wide range of subjects including Animals in Society, Work Experience, Applied Companion Animal Behaviour, Animal Care Drugs and Medicines, Animal Care Diagnostic Techniques, Getting Started in Business.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers at CC preferably including English, Maths or Biology plus English, Maths and biology at National 5 (if not held at Higher); or NC Animal Care.

You must have at least 1 week formal work experience within the animal care industry.

Progression Routes

Completion of this HND can provide direct entry to a variety of animal related degree programmes.

Start Date

September

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

4 years

Department

Animal Care

SCQF Level

8

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