X. Degree Programs

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

Equine Management Major (EQM)

Dean's Office OAC

This major will require the completion of 20.00 credits.

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
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
SOIL*2010 [0.50] Soil Science

Semester 2 - Winter

AGR*1050 [0.50] Communication Skills
BIOL*1040 [0.50] Biology II
CIS*1000 [0.50] Introduction to Computer Applications
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

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*2100 [0.50] Human Resource Management
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
SOIL*4130 [0.50] Soil and Nutrient Management
0.50 electives

Semester 6 - Winter

ANSC*3210 [0.50] Principles of Animal Care and Welfare
EQN*3050 [0.50] Equine Exercise Physiology
NRS*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

Students must successfully complete a minimum of 6.00 credits at the 3000 level or higher, of which at least 2.00 credits must be at the 4000 level.

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1