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Primate Biology, Behaviour and Conservation

University of Roehampton

12 months
Duration
15750 GBP/year
8650 GBP/year
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About

Primate Biology, Behaviour and Conservation from University of Roehampton is a discipline that has its roots in anatomy, biology, anthropology and psychology. This programme covers a comprehensive range of topics within primatology and combines theoretical investigation with fieldwork and laboratory sessions. It also offers intensive training in research methods and statistics.  

Overview

At Primate Biology, Behaviour and Conservation from University of Roehampton you will begin the year by studying an in-depth range of topics in primatology, as well as learning the theory and practice of primatological research. Recent examples of topics covered include social behaviour, cognition, endocrinology, ranging and habitat use, social networks, human-wildlife conflict, morphology and brain size evolution. 

Careers

  • Conservation projects 
  • Research institutions 
  • Animal welfare groups or agencies 
  • Zoos and parks 
  • Environmental and animal charities. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Primatology: Theory and Practice
  • Primate Biology, Behaviour and Conservation
  • Research Methods in Biology
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National students deadlines - 28 September
  • If you are an international student, you should apply as soon as possible.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applications are invited from students with a 2:1 or higher (or international equivalent) in a related subject. Related subjects include Biology, Anthropology, Zoology, Psychology, Conservation Biology, Environment Sciences. Other related programmes may be considered. 

  • Applicants with a 2:2 in a relevant subject and more than 2 years relevant work experience will be considered.Language requirements

    • GCSE
    • IGCSE
    • International Baccalaureate
    • European Baccalaureate English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15750 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8650 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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