286.251 Equine Behaviour, Training and Welfare (15 credits)

IMPORTANT NOTE:There have been changes to this course for 2020. For 2019 enrolments please check the individual offering description below to confirm details for:

  • Requirements
  • Expected prior learning

The course will describe the ethology of the horse. Particular emphasis will be placed on understanding the theory of learning and how it underpins basic training and training for the different disciplines. It will describe the welfare of horses associated with different equine management systems both in New Zealand and overseas. The legislation which protects horses will be described.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): One of 119.154, 234.120 or 286.131
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level.

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2019 * Semester One full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2020 Semester One full semester Internal Manawatu Campus

* Due to recent changes you should carefully check this offering to confirm details before you enrol.

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