Fantastic story about our Professional Catering students getting involved in a local charity scheme to feed those facing financial difficulty. Read the full story here: https://www.rochdaleonline.co.uk/news-features/2/news-headlines/114845/hopwood-hall-students-cook-up-christmas-cheer-for-charity-scheme
Science and Animal Management
Life Sciences offer so many career options - including some you might not have even thought of before. We are constantly investing and improving the facilities and teaching environments for our learners so they can have the best hands-on experience possible. This gives you the best preparation for your future career.
Our Animal Management courses take advantage of classrooms, indoor enclosures and a huge outdoor space with a variety of animals. you will complete theoretical and practical lessons, learning how to handle and care for a diverse range of animals under the careful eyes of expert staff. These practical hours contribute to the overall award and the firsthand experience is vital to life after college.
While the outdoor spaces houses a number of animals, you can also choose to study Horticulture and learn about landscaping, gardening, aquaponics and more. With a huge amount of land to work with and big plans for the future, you'll be vital to transforming the environment for students and animals alike - and you'd be amazed at the careers available.
Science courses are also available, with lecturers passing on a lifetime of expertise and knowledge that will help you move into a number of specialisms. There are a lot of practical elements to these courses too but you will spend a lot of time studying as well. This balance is going to be important to you in the future.