Master of Clinical Animal Behaviour
University of Waikato
Society and Culture not elsewhere classified
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will have an in-depth understanding of animal behaviour, animal health and welfare, and animal-related ethical and legal matters. They will have an understanding of learning theory, which will extend to application of skills in animal training. They will have the ability to successfully execute clinical assessments, identify factors contributing to problem behaviours, and plan behaviour modification programmes, as well as other relevant professional skills such as effective communication and counselling skills. Graduates will also have the ability to design, execute, and interpret original research in this area in the dissertation paper.
Key Information for Students
BA, BA(Hons), BSocSc, BSocSc(Hons), BSc or BSc(Hons) degree or equivalent.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
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All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
FASS Study Abroad Fees Scholarship
University of Waikato - Scholarships Office
up to NZ$3,000 per academic year (being two semesters or $1,500 for a semester).
Whanganui Federation of University Women Trust - Wynne Costley Study Award
Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office
Up to $3,000
This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.