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Level 2 in Animal Care at MidKent College

Course description

Interested in the care and welfare of animals and want to increase the depth of your knowledge in this field? Then you've come to the right place.This level 2 course is designed to produce a competent animal care employee by teaching basic handling skills and developing your understanding of the biology and health of certain species.All our lecturers are well qualified and experienced animal carers, and will teach you the best way to look after a wide range of creatures including lizards, snakes, rabbits, spiders and lots more.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade D/3 or above, including English or maths at grade D/3 or above.

Future opportunities

Successful completion of the course may be enough to secure employment in the animal care industry. However, many students choose to boost their job prospects even further by progressing onto the level 3 Diploma and then university.

Further information

> You will learn through a combination of lectures, discussions, presentations, assignments, practical work and trips> You will be assessed in a variety of ways including projects, assignments and practical work> This is a study programme which includes English, maths and work experience in addition to your main programme

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 25 October 2018
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