Animal Management

Introduction to Canine Behaviour - S260

12 Quays Part Time Entry Level 3

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This course will introduce participants to typical and atypical canine behaviour, to give an insight into basic responses to situations and investigations into the ways in which humans can interact positively with dogs.

Course Details

Participants on the course will gain insights into canine behaviour either for their own interest and application to their own dogs, or as an underpinning introduction to canine behaviour for further study. Participants will be involved in observations of canine behaviour, discussions about key topics and begin to look at methods of training.

Entry Guidelines

No formal qualifications required. Satisfactory interview, assessment, school report and/or satisfactory reference. 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.

Equipment Required

Access to writing materials for note-taking.

Assessment Method

A written assignment and in-class questions.

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 9-4 (A*-C) in english and maths (grade 4 and above)
  • Non-study activities such as tutorials, voluntary work, fund-raising/charity work, sport or trips.
Where can I progress to?

Students can progress onto full time courses in Animal Management, with eventual progression to university, on successful completion of all courses up to and including Level 3. Explore potential careers via Career Match — it provides current local data on wages and employment prospects.

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Starting 11th January 2021 - Ending - 1st February 2021

REF S260M001

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £170.00

Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

This course is FREE if you are - aged 19+ and live in the Liverpool City Region. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, you are unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits, or in work earning less than £17,004 annual gross salary, or you are aged 19-23 and have not already achieved a full level 2 qualification, this course is FREE. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

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