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Equine Science and Industry - AVBS4019

Year - 2018

This Unit of Study will give students wishing to work in the equine industries a strong scientifically based grounding in this field. The emphasis is on developing the students' basic knowledge of equine management, including day to day care, nutrition, reproduction, behaviour and training, disease and exercise physiology. Students will be introduced to the structure of equine industries in Australia, and basic horse handling and husbandry skills will be taught.

Classes
One day a week, variable

Assessment
Assignments (50%), mid-semester and final examinations (50%)

Textbooks
Equine Science, Pillner and Davies

Details

Faculty: Science

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Life and Environmental Sciences Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Honours
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camden
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Natasha Hamilton
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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