Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

School

Agriculture Food Sciences Schl

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 1 Tutorial hour, 3 Practical or Laboratory hours

Prerequisite

ANIM1006

Assessment methods

Progressive assessment and theory examination.

Course coordinator

Dr Judy Cawdell-Smith

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 External External Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

The application of behavioural science as it relates to the horse and human-horse interaction. Basic learning theory is applied to all horses at all levels of training from birth to performance, with particular emphasis on horse welfare and behaviour. The biomechanics of equine locomotion and its relationship to training, exercise and performance are examined. (External students- 3-4 day Residential School)

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2009 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2009 External External Profile unavailable