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Animal Care

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Barony Campus, Elmwood Campus, Oatridge Campus

Content

The HNC Animal Care course is designed to prepare participants for employment at supervisory level jobs related to the animal care industry.

You will study a wide range of subjects including: Small Animal Health and Disease, Animal Welfare, Small Animal Nutrition, Animal Behaviour, Companion Animal Anatomy and Physiology, Companion Animal Handling and First Aid.

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

HND Animal Care

Start Date

September

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

4J25

Course Length

1 year

Department

Animal Care

SCQF Level

7

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