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BSc/BSc (Hons) Equine Science 2018 Entry UCAS Code: D4D8*

Overview

A three year honours degree programme which includes skills and knowledge that can be applied to a wide range of areas within the equine industry. On this programme there is an emphasis on science. Students on full time BSc programmes must complete a minimum of 10 weeks approved work experience to acquire a minimum of 30 placement credits.

Description

Modules of Study Include:


Year 1
• Academic Skills
• Introduction to Business
• Anatomy and Physiology
• Equine Health
• Equine Behaviour and Welfare
• Coaching Psychology and Rider Performance
• Management of the Performance Horse
• The Future Equine Industry


Year 2
• Academic Development
• Equine Exercise Physiology
• Equine Rehabilitation and Injury Management
• Equine Nutrition
• Performance Horse Evaluation
• Equine Breeding and Reproduction Technologies


Elective Modules (select 2)
• Applied Equine Learning Theory Modification
• Equine Sports Psychology
• Equine Law


Year 3
• Dissertation
• Research Methods
• Advanced Behaviour and Psychology
• Applied Equine Veterinary Science
• Recent Advances in the Equine Industry


Elective Modules (select 2)
• Advanced Nutrition
• Advanced Coaching
• Applied Sustainable Practices


*Subject to validation

Entry Requirements

BSc/BSc (Hons)

84 UCAS points plus 5 GCSEs including English, Maths and Science at grade C or above.

Further Study

Progress to a realted Master programme or related professional body courses.

Askham Bryan College,
Askham Bryan,
York,
YO23 3FR
01904 772277
enquiries@askham-bryan.ac.uk