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BTEC Animal Management Extended Diploma S179

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How do I apply?

Apply Online: http://www.wmc.ac.uk/course/37936/apply  Apply Online

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Application Form to be returned to Student Services

How long does the course last?

1 year full time, full-time

Level

This is a level 3 course.

Course outline

Students will be working with the college's varied small animal collection.

The course balances both practical and theoretical studies. You can also develop skills like:

  • Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Employability skills
  • plus a range of units that include practical and theoretical subjects

Course details

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Animal Management is designed to provide a specialist work-related qualification in the animal care/land based sector. It provides learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to prepare for employment. The qualification also provides career development opportunities for those already in employment, and a pathway to higher education.

Entry guidelines

  • This is a study programme for students that are 16-18 years.
  • Students' will need to have 5 GCSE's at grades A* - C including Science, Maths and English.
  • or BTEC level 2 Diploma at Merit or above, and maths / English at grade A* - C (or Grade 4 and above).
  • and BTEC Animal Management 90 Credit Diploma (specific units may be required)

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Additional Information

Are you aged 16-18?

Study programmes are full-time courses for 16-18 year olds which include:

  • A qualification such as BTEC Extended Diploma
  • Meaningful work experience or preparation for work
  • English and maths, if you don't already have GCSE grade A* - C in English and maths
  • Non-study activities such as tutorials, voluntary work, fund-raising/charity work, sport or trips

Where can I progress to?

Explore potential careers via Career Coach — it provides current local data on wages and employment prospects.

Assessment Method

BTEC students are assessed through assignments and projects. Several of the assignments are based on practical activities.

Equipment Required

You will be required to wear a student sweatshirt which must be worn for animal handling sessions.

When does this course run?

Starting 1st Sep 17

Ends 29th Jun 18

Ref: S179J001

Fees

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £6750.00

Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you if you are aged 19-23. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet, or call 0151 551 7777.
If you are aged 19+, you may be able to apply for a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan (which is available for some courses at level 3-6).

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2016-17. Course fees for 2017-18 will be confirmed in due course.

Planned Timetable
Day Times Campus
Tuesday 13:00 — 16:00 12 Quays
Wednesday 14:00 — 17:00 12 Quays
Friday 10:00 — 13:00 12 Quays

Starting 1st Sep 18

Ends 28th Jun 19

Ref: S179K001

Fees

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £6750.00

Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you if you are aged 19-23. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet, or call 0151 551 7777.
If you are aged 19+, you may be able to apply for a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan (which is available for some courses at level 3-6).

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2016-17. Course fees for 2017-18 will be confirmed in due course.

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call in to our Conway Park Campus from 10am to 4pm, with late opening on Tuesdays to 7pm during term-time.

This information was current on 17th October, 2017 and may be subject to change.

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