The course is designed to give you the experience, knowledge and confidence to: treat animals safely and competently; gain a deep understanding of your role within the animal health and welfare field, and how you can work with colleagues and owners; be able to communicate at a high level with other professionals involved in animal health and welfare; interpret research findings and understand their implication for animal treatment; develop a thorough knowledge of the major legal, ethical and social implications of animal health care.
All applicants must: Satisfy the interviewers of their aptitude for animal work; provide evidence of an up-to-date tetanus vaccination and provide adequate personal liability insurance; complete an examination on safe handling of animals. For those applicants whose first language is not English, must provide evidence of an IELTS score of 7.0 (with a minimum of 6.5 in each element) or equivalent.
Modules include: Animal sciences; clinical assessment; clinical evaluation; practical and professional skills; research.
Assessment methods may include: Written examination; projects; oral presentation; practical assessment.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 9,690 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Abingdon||Abingdon||OX14 1BZ||South East|
03331 223 604