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Certificate in

Carnivore Zoology

Course Overview


Payment Plan

This course can be paid off through an interest free payment plan of between $20 – $30 per week. Alternatively, this course qualifies for a discount for upfront payment.



2 key modules made up of 16 lessons. The amount of study time required to complete this course is approximately 200 hours of study.


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This certificate is accredited through the International Approval & Registration Centre (IARC). A non-profit, global organisation to help you gain employment.


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Access to your course online 24/7, allowing you to study when it suits your schedule. When you are ready to learn, the learning management system is ready to teach.

This course is specifically designed for those students who want to work in Zoo’s and particularly for those students who want to work with Carnivores.

Have you ever dreamed of working with Big Cats? Bears? Or even aquatic carnivores? Then this is the course for you.

Our Carnivore Zoology course will not only teach you about general Zoo practice including nutrition, safety and processes but will then go into a specialist study of Carnivores.

Being one of the more comprehensive and specific Carnivore Zoology courses online, this course has been specifically designed from the ground up by industry professionals to put you in good stead to develop a strong foundation of the industry and elevate your expertise above others looking for entry-level employment in this highly competitive industry.

Learn about big cats, bears and aquatic carnivores. This Carnivore Zoology certificate is perfect for beginner learners and also a great add on Certificate for those students who have already completed Animal studies or Animal Care training.

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Course Outline

Module 1 – Carnivore Studies

  1. Taxonomy and Evolution
  2. Carnivore Biology
  3. Carnivore Behaviour
  4. Canines
  5. Felines
  6. Bears
  7. Aquatic Carnivores
  8. Mustalids
  9. Other Carnivores​

Module 2 – Zookeeping

  • The Nature and Scope of Zoos
  • Occupational Health and Safety in Zoos
  • Captive Husbandry – Nutrition and Feeding
  • Captive Husbandry – Health
  • Captive Husbandry – Reproduction
  • Captive Husbandry – Behaviour and Enrichment
  • Human-Animal Interactions
  • Enclosure Design and Maintenance
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