About the course
Accredited by LASER (formally known as the Open College Network)
(6 credits at Level 3)
Section 1 looks at the physical aspects of kittens and puppies from conception to old age including their growth and development. It also discusses the expressive language used by dogs and cats, grooming needs and essential equipment.
Section 2 concentrates on their mental development, how socialisation and play affect them and also considers the dangers that lie within various environments. Boarding and veterinary insurance are also discussed.
Level 3 Courses that consist of one unit (2 sections) will be awarded a Pass or Credit. To achieve Distinction students must submit a Special Study of approximately 3,000 words in essay form on a topic of the student’s choice that is relevant to their course of study.
Grade A & B+ = Credit Grade B & below = Pass