Taught course

International Animal Welfare Ethics and Law

Institution
Scotland's Rural College · Department of Animals
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree, with an excellent or very good classification (equivalent to first or upper second class honours in the UK), in animal science, biology, psychology, zoology or veterinary science.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The overall objective of this online distance learning programme is to provide knowledge and an understanding of animal welfare science, with a focus on the international issues arising from animal use in all its forms.

The programme is delivered by researchers and teachers from both SRUC and the Jeanne Marchig International Centre for Animal Welfare Education (within the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh with a series of guest lecturers from around the world.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

distance learning
36 months

PGDip

distance learning
28 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Fritha Langford
Email
IAWEL@ed.ac.uk
Phone
0131 650 8783