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Animal and Environmental Science

Take a look at our course talks and learn all about our Animal and Environmental Science courses.

Hear why Olivia chose to study Zoology at ARU

Animal and Environmental Sciences

Find out more about studying Animal and Environmental Sciences courses at ARU.

Visit our Animal Behaviour course page
Visit our Ecology and Conservation course page
Visit our Zoology course page
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Student stories

Find out more about our Animal and Environmental Science students' experiences at ARU.

Zoology work placement: Kasia's story Blogs by Zoology student Liv Field of study: by Animal Behaviour student Miranda

School of Life Sciences

Develop your knowledge of animal behaviour, marine and terrestrial conservation, zoology, biomedical science, forensic science or crime and investigative skills with our hands-on courses.


Find out more about the School of Life Sciences
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Student life

Find out what it's like to live and study at ARU, and about the support and opportunities we offer.

Life on campus Accommodation
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Chat to our students and staff

Find out more about living and studying at ARU. Our staff and students will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

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