|10-233 Horse Management Science F(3-2)|
An introduction to horse management designed to give those with an interest in the various segments of the horse industry a strong scientific basis for production and management decisions. The course includes study of the evolution of our current industry, the biology of growth, performance and management of the equine athlete. The evaluation of conformation as it relates to performance as well as aspects of behaviour, nutrition, reproduction and genetics consistent with the level of the course are included. laboratories are designed to familiarize the student with current management and handling techniques in addition to augmenting information presented in lectures.
|1998-99 Undergraduate Calendar|