Foundation Year 0 in Animal Sciences

Foundation Year 0 in Animal Sciences

Year 0 programmes offer an additional preparation year, often referred to as a Foundation Year, that is added on to the start of a degree programme.

The Foundation Year 0 in Animal Sciences programme aims to provide students with the opportunity to gain skills and knowledge needed to progress on to one of the BSc Animal Science programmes at Reaseheath College.

The animal sciences portfolio of degree programmes currently covers Animal Behaviour and Welfare, Canine Training and Behaviour, Wildlife Conservation and Ecology and Zoo Management.

You can either study the Animal Behaviour and Welfare Foundation Year or the Wildlife Conservation and Ecology Foundation Year. Upon successful completion of your chosen route you would progress onto the full degree programme.

Modules include:

  • Academic Skills for Animal Sciences
  • Data Handling and Analysis
  • Practical Skills in Handling and Restraint
  • Animal Behaviour, Welfare and Ethics
  • Introduction to Animal Biology
  • Introduction to Zoology

Please note: The college and its partners reserve the right to amend course information where necessary and information may be subject to change at any time.

Course Summary

UCAS code

DD32 - Animal Behaviour and Welfare
DD44 - Wildlife Conservation and Ecology

UCAS entry points

A minimum of 48 UCAS points

Start date

September 2016

Course length

Full-time: 1 year
Part-time: 2 years