Applied Equine Welfare and Management (BSc (Hons))

University of Greenwich the United Kingdom

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The award
BSc (Hons)

How long you will study
3 Years

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About Applied Equine Welfare and Management at University of Greenwich

This BSc degree develops your knowledge and understanding of a range of equine health and welfare issues occurring during the current equine crisis and beyond, with a particular emphasis on development of practical skills for enhancement and maintenance of general health and welfare following injury. In addition to developing broad equine-specific knowledge and skills, the programme will also foster key transferrable professional and analytical skills. Through work-based learning opportunities and Hadlow college's links, you will graduate in a strong position to enter the equine industry.

Degree structure

Year 1

  • Equine Anatomy and Physiology
  • Work Based Learning
  • Equine Nutrition
  • Equine Husbandry
  • Groundwork, Handling and Restraint
  • Applied Equine Welfare.

Year 2

  • Welfare of the Horse
  • Work Based Training
  • Introduction to Research Skills
  • Grassland and Estate Management
  • Equine Vet Practices and Treatment
  • Equine Welfare Case Studies.

Year 3


  • Advanced Equine Behaviour and Cognition
  • Dissertation
  • Injury Rehabilitation and Therapy
  • Professional Practice in the Welfare Industry.


  • Applied Alternative Therapies
  • Advanced Handling and Groundwork.

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  • The awardBSc (Hons)How you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study3 years
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Notes about fees for this course

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Entry requirements for this course

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