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Equine Science and Management

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Oatridge Campus

Content

This course will equip graduates with the skills and knowledge to make an effective contribution to the equine industry. You will learn with the skills and knowledge to successfully establish and run a range of equine businesses, both in the UK and abroad. It will enable you to continue learning at postgraduate level, or to transfer skills and knowledge into a different future career path.

Graduates will manage the overall care of horses in a range of equine disciplines and settings such as nutritional advisors, yard managers, stud yards, the racing industry, welfare and animal/equine behaviour.

Example Modules: Equine Exercise Physiology; Equine Behaviour and Welfare; Research Skills; International Equine Industry; Equine Business Management; Equine Anatomy and Physiology; Applied Equine Nutrition; Planning Equine Facilities; Equine Health.

Entry Requirements

4 Highers at BBCC including Biology, English preferred plus English and Maths at National 5.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc/BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

TBC

Course Length

3 - 4 years

Department

Animal Sciences

SCQF Level

9/10

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals