Certificate in Zoology

Are you fascinated by the animal kingdom and eager to explore its secrets? Do you yearn to turn your passion for wildlife into a knowledgeable pursuit? Perhaps you're considering a career that involves working closely with animals? If these questions resonate with you, the Certificate in Zoology course is your gateway to understanding the intricate world of animals.
Course Provider
Woods & Co Education
(RTO 22557)
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Upfront Payment or a Flexible Payment Plan starting from $25 per week

Course Overview

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Completion of this course requires approximately 200 hours of self-paced study. You will have 12 months access to the course.
100% online with scheduled tutorials throughout the duration of the course.
Career Outcomes
  • Assistant Zookeeper
  • Parks Ranger
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Wildlife Educator
  • Animal Welfare Officer
  • Aquarium Assistant
  • Wildlife Park Worker
  • Wildlife Rehabilitation Worker
Course Modules

1. Vertebrae Zoology

  • Vertebrate Taxonomy and Diversity Taxonomic Classifications (kingdom, phylum, division, class, order, family, genus, species).
  • Fishes Fish Diversity (major groups)
  • Ectotherms
  • Amphibians and Reptiles
  • Birds, Physiology and Anatomy
  • Feathers, Colour, Legs, Skeletal Structure, Muscles, Senses and Behaviour of Birds
  • Egg Formation and Hatching
  • Mammals (Mammalia)
  • Marsupials – Subclass theria
  • Grandorders, Glires and Insectivora
  • Carnivores
  • Hoofed Mammals 
  • Primates and Other Archonta
  • Problem-Based Learning Project

2. Carnivore Zoology

  • Taxonomy and Evolution
  • Carnivore Biology
  • Carnivore Behaviour
  • Canines
  • Felines
  • Bears
  • Aquatic Carnivores
  • Mustelids
  • Other Carnivores
Course Fees Include
  • All the required study materials and course notes.
  • A course tutor to help you every step of the way and answer any questions you have.
  • A Certificate of Completion and a Statement of Attainment upon completion of your course.
  • Online 24/7 access to your course through the learning portal allowing you to study when it suits your schedule.
  • Free-of-Charge expert resume writing service to highlight your strengths effectively.
  • Free-of-Charge LinkedIn profile reviews and updates, optimising your online presence for professional networking.
  • Free-of-Charge access to an expansive job market and recruitment services, increasing your opportunities for career growth and success.
What kind of support is provided?

You will have access to a tutor after you enrol.

If you have any inquiries or need some further assistance you can get in touch with your relevant tutor at any time.

All of our tutors are certified and ready to help you at any stage throughout your learning experience.

*The contents are accurate at the time of writing. Get in touch with the course provider for the latest information.

About the Course Provider

Woods & Co Education

Woods & Co Education is a private education provider that helps students enroll in courses in their preferred industries. Their goal is to provide all students with opportunities to advance their skills through flexible online learning. Woods & Co Education is a member of The International Approval and Registration Centre. IARC is an association that recognises institutions that aspire to excellence in tertiary education. Online courses offered by Woods & Co Education provide a flexible and convenient way for learners to enhance their skills or embark on new career paths online. Covering diverse fields such as agriculture, animal care, hotel management, and photography, these courses cater to a wide range of interests and professional goals, making education accessible from anywhere.
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