2007-2008 University of Guelph Undergraduate Calendar

X. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Bio-Resource Management Degree (B.B.R.M.)

Equine Management Major (EQM)

This major will require the completion of 20.00 credits.

Entering first year students are expected to have U-level English and Biology. Students enrolling in the Equine Management major will be required to submit an equine background information form.

Semesters 1 to 4 offered at the Kemptville campus

Semester 1 - Fall

BIOL*1030 [0.50] Biology I
CIS*1000 [0.50] Introduction to Computer Applications
ENVM*1090 [0.50] Occupational Health and Safety
EQN*1020 [0.00] Horse Care Practicum I
EQN*1060 [0.50] Equine Event Management I
EQN*1100 [0.50] Introduction to Equine Industry

Semester 2 - Winter

AGR*2100 [0.50] Human Resource Management
BIOL*1040 [0.50] Biology II
EQN*1030 [0.00] Horse Care Practicum II
EQN*1040 [0.50] Equine Facility Management and Design
EQN*1070 [0.50] Equine Event Management II
SOIL*2010 [0.50] Soil Science

Semester 3 - Fall

AGR*2030 [0.50] Pasture Management
CHEM*1040 [0.50] General Chemistry I
ECON*1050 [0.50] Introductory Microeconomics
EQN*2020 [0.50] Equine Management
EQN*2040 [0.50] Equine Anatomy and Physiology

Semester 4 - Winter

AGEC*1100 [0.50] Introduction to Business
AGR*1050 [0.50] Communication Skills
BUS*2220 [0.50] Financial Accounting
EQN*2050 [0.50] Introduction to Equine Nutrition
EQN*2200 [0.50] Equine Industry Trends and Issues I

Semesters 5 to 8 offered at the Guelph campus

Semester 5 - Fall

AGR*2350 [0.50] Animal Production Systems and Industry
AGR*3500 [0.50] Experiential Education
MCS*1000 [0.50] Introductory Marketing
One of:
SOIL*3080 [0.50] Soil and Water Conservation
SOIL*4090 [0.50] Soil Management
0.50 electives

Semester 6 - Winter

ANSC*3210 [0.50] Principles of Animal Care and Welfare
EQN*3050 [0.50] Equine Exercise Physiology
SOIL*3000 [0.50] Environmental Issues in Agriculture and Landscape Management
STAT*2060 [0.50] Statistics for Business Decisions
0.50 electives

Semester 7 - Fall

AGEC*3310 [0.50] Operations Management
EQN*4020 [0.50] Feeding the Performance Horse
1.50 electives

Semester 8 - Winter

AGR*4050 [0.50] Professionalism and Agrology
AGR*4500 [0.50] Agrifood Industry Problem-Solving
EQN*4400 [0.50] Equine Industry Trends and Issues II
1.00 electives