286.251 Equine Behaviour, Training and Welfare (15 credits)

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): At least 45 credits from 100 level. At least 90 credits from 100 level for Bachelor of Science.
  • Restriction(s): 117.256

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2017 Semester one full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2018 Semester one full semester Internal Manawatu Campus

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