International Animal Welfare Ethics and Law, M.Sc. | Part time online | Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) | United Kingdom
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International Animal Welfare Ethics and Law

24 months
Duration
7875 GBP/year
4150 GBP/year
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About

The International Animal Welfare Ethics and Law from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) will give you a knowledge and understanding of animal welfare science, with a focus on international issues.

Overview

International Animal Welfare Ethics and Law from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) is delivered by researchers and teachers from SRUC and the Jeanne Marchig International Centre for Animal Welfare Education within the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, the course also features a series of guest lecturers from around the world.

Specific course objectives are to provide you with:

  • an enhanced knowledge and understanding of animal welfare, ethics and law in order to address welfare concerns from a global perspective
  • an awareness of the importance of the application of science-based evidence for advancing animal welfare
  • an understanding of animal welfare that can be applied in veterinary practice, animal research, animal management and care, animal production, welfare inspection, and the preparation of animal-based legislation

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History, Culture And Concepts Of Animal Welfare
  • Animal Behaviour
  • Animal Welfare Assessment
  • Animal Ethics
  • Recommendations And Policy
  • Legislation, Regulation And Enforcement
  • Science Communication

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Due to the wide range of possible qualifications, potential applicants are advised to contact the Admissions Team with full details of their qualifications.
  • SRUC uses UK ENIC (formally UK NARIC) to assess overseas qualifications.
  • Ideally, applicants should arrange for their own letter of comparability through Ecctis’s Statement of Comparability service.
  • We take each application on a case-by-case basis.
  • Those speaking English as a second language should sit an IELTS, TEOFL or Cambridge examination prior to application in order to meet the English Language entry requirements of SRUC's courses.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    7875 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15750 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    4150 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8300 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.

 

Funding

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