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Zoology

Learning about wildlife is a popular choice for those who are curious about the animal kingdom. A Zoologist studies genetics, diseases, evolution and behaviours of animals and marine life for research and conservation purposes. A Zookeeper, on the other hand, will protect and maintain wildlife whilst providing enrichment for animals inside a Zoo or Safari Park.

Studying a wildlife-related course with learndirect couldn’t be simpler. Just choose the course that is right for you and enrol, all your learning material will be waiting for you. That means you can start your journey towards an exciting new animal career on the same day.

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    New for 2020 – Animal Behavioural and Welfare Online Courses

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    The Importance of Coexisting with Urban Wildlife

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  • Animal welfare is something of a vague term that encompasses several different professions including conservation, animal rights, animal management and more.

  • If you take an active interest in climate change, deforestation, species extinction or animal welfare then studying animal behaviour and welfare could be the path for you.

  • Humans have an incredible ability to innovate. To think their way around problems that no other species on the planet has been able to come close to.

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