<small>Advanced Certificate in </small><span>Zoo Keeping</span>

Advanced Certificate in Zoo Keeping

Course Code VEN023
Qualification Advanced Certificate
Payment Options Upfront & Payment Plans
Delivery Online & Correspondence
Duration 900 Hours

Advanced Certificate in Zoo Keeping VEN023

This terrific Advanced Certificate in Zoo Keeping gives you a head start above the rest, providing you with knowledge in:

  • animal health care
  • zoo keeping 
  • vertebrate zoology
  • animal behaviour

with the choice of four electives which can move your focus from marine animals to natural health care, animal breeding or wildlife conservation and more..

Core Modules:    These modules provide foundation knowledge for the Advanced Certificate in Zoo Keeping.

  •      Industry Project BIP000
  •      Animal Health Care VAG100
  •      Vertebrate Zoology BEN104
  •      Animal Behaviour BAG203
  •      Zoo Keeping BEN208


Elective Modules:    In addition to the core modules, students study any 4 of the following 16 modules.

  •      Animal Anatomy And Physiology (Animal Husbandry I ) BAG101
  •      Aquarium Management BEN105
  •      Communications VWR100
  •      Introduction To Ecology BEN101
  •      Marine Studies I BEN103
  •      Ornithology BEN102
  •      Animal Diseases BAG219
  •      Animal Feed & Nutrition (Animal Husbandry III) BAG202
  •      Herpetology BEN209
  •      Marine Studies II BEN203
  •      Natural Health Care for Animals BAG218
  •      Primatology BEN210
  •      Wildlife Conservation BEN206
  •      Wildlife Management BEN205
  •      Animal Breeding BAG301
  •      Ecotourism Tour Guide Course BTR301

Note that each module in the Advanced Certificate in Zoo Keeping is a short course in its own right, and may be studied separately.

For more information about this courses, please request your free course information pack today!



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