Level 3 National Extended Diploma Animal Management
This qualification is equivalent in size to three A Levels and has been designed as a full two-year programme.
In the first year of the programme you will complete a Foundation Diploma (1.5 A-Level equivalent) and will have the opportunity to exit at this stage.
On the successful completion of Year 1 those progressing to year two will top-up to the Extended Diploma.
The course will give you a wide range of knowledge and skills essential to progress within the animal sector through the study of units directly related.
There is an attendance commitment requirement of 16.75 hours per week.
There is a requirement to complete 150 hours of work experience in each year of the course
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Mandatory modules will include:
Animal Breeding and Genetics (Exam)
Animal Biology (Exam)
Animal Welfare and Ethics (External Assessment)
Investigative Research Project
Practical Animal Husbandry
Animal Health & Diseases
Work experience in the Animal sector
The Optional module may include :
Principles of Animal nursing
Animals in Boarding Establishments
Practical Skills in Animal Science
Advanced Animal Nutrition
Exotic Animal Husbandry
Farm Livestock Husbandry
Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Management
If you want to go onto study an animal related subject at a higher level.
It may also meet the requirements for entry level job within the sector such as zookeeper, dog groomer, veterinary nurse or dog handler.
You could go on to study an animal related subject at a higher level.
You may also meet the requirements for an entry level job within the sector such as zookeeper, dog groomer, veterinary nurse or dog handler.
If you have just completed your GCSEs, Further Education is most likely the option for you. FE covers qualifications from entry to higher level qualifications such as Awards, Certificates, Diplomas, NVQ, BTEC and Apprenticeships.Explore Further Education