Taught course


University of Exeter · Sociology

Entry requirements

Normally a 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent in a discipline related to the programme.

Months of entry


Course content

The inter-disciplinary study of human & animal interactions. Designed for anyone who would like to investigate the ways in which humans perceive, engage, compete and co-exist with non-human animals in a range of cultural contexts. Suitable for continuing professional development (CPD) eg vets, animal trainers and conservationists, as well as anyone who would like to expand their research interests in the social sciences.

Information for international students

We warmly welcome international students to all three of our beautiful campuses. At present 4,000 students from over 130 countries contribute to a thriving international community.

Visit our website for details of our academic and English language requirements, along with details of English language support.

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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The University of Exeter invests significantly in a range of funding opportunities for talented prospective postgraduates. Please visit our website for further details. Here you can search our database for funding opportunities suitable for your area of interest

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
12-24 months

Course contact details

College of Social Science and International Studies
+44 (0) 1392 723192