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Animal Welfare Science, Ethics and Law

University of Glasgow

Venues

Gilmorehill Campus

Content

Animal welfare science and ethics is an expanding topic of international concern. It aims to improve our knowledge and understanding of animals’ needs, which is required to provide a high standard of care to the whole range of animals kept in captivity.

You will develop valuable skills in:

quantitative methods; sequence analysis; conservation biology; epidemiology; and practical approaches to assessing biodiversity.

The course is accredited by the Royal Society of Biology for the purpose of meeting, in part, the academic and experience requirement for the Membership and Chartered Biologist (CBiol).

Entry Requirements

At least a 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent (e.g. GPA of 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject. Professional experience may be taken into account.

In your application, please submit a personal statement (up to 200 words) outlining your interests and why you want to study this programme at the University of Glasgow.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Faculty

College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences

Department

Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gla.ac.uk