1. Qualification details

Qualification name Diploma in Animal Care
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course webpage
Course type Full time
Course start date 01 August 2020
Instruction language English
Additional price description If you are under 19 and have been resident in the UK or EU for the last 3 years, you can study for this for free. If you are aged 19-23 and will be studying towards your first full Level 2 qualification, you may be entitled to study for FREE! Please contact us for the correct price based on your circumstances.
Funding information Advanced Learner Loans available
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours

2. Course description

This course aims to provide students with an introduction to animal care which could lead to employment at a junior level or to further courses. It will help students to develop personal and administrative skills needed in this kind of work as well as providing introduction to animal care and underpinning knowledge.

3. Entry requirements

3 GCSEs at grade A*-D OR a Level 1 related qualification PLUS grade C/4 or higher in GCSE maths or English. Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

This course is continuously assessed using a range of methods including projects, assignments and observation of practical work. Some units are assessed by an externally set exam and externally set controlled assessment.

6. Venue

Name Lancaster & Morecambe College
Address Morecambe Road
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Phone 01524 66215

7. Other dates and venues

Venue Start date Options
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