HND Animal Care

Course Content

This course explores a wider range of topics including: ecology; micro-biology; parasitology; and ethics. There is also a work placement element.

Entry Requirements

Prior completion of 15 HNC Animal Care credits. Acceptance will be based on performance and commitment on the HNC programme. Satisfactory references will be required.

Method of Assessment

This course is a mixture of written assessments, practical assessments, reports and an extensive project.

Future Prospects

Self-employment, animal care assistants in veterinary practices, degree programmes e.g. veterinary nursing, animal care, welfare and zoology. Students should also check requirements of individual universities.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Arbroath Campus

  • Start Date

    21 Sep 2020

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Animal Care

  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page