Animal Care & Management
Animal Management (Zoo) Advanced Technical Extended Diploma Level 3
This course provides the underpinning knowledge of the principles of animal science, covering all major areas of the industry. Modules cover the entire industry in a vocational based, practical and stimulating programme.
To support your learning, the first year includes 150 hours of work experience and30 hours in the second year.College attendance is for the equivalent of fourdays a week with time for private study and work placements. There is a minimum College requirement of 90% attendance.
You will study a range of animal management topics such as:
Animal welfare and breeding
Biological systems of animals
Exotic animal health and husbandry
Animal behaviour and communication
Animal health and husbandry
Work experience in the animal sector
Investigative specialist project
Animal feeding and nutrition