Bachelor of Equine Science (with specialisation)

includes:

Bachelor of Equine Science (with specialisation)

Awards

The course includes the following awards:

Bachelor of Equine Science BEquineSc

Bachelor of Equine Science (Business Management) BEquineSc(BusMgt)

Availability

Bachelor of Equine Science (with specialisation) (5403ES)

On Campus - Wagga Wagga
Online - Wagga Wagga

Availability is subject to change, please verify prior to enrolment.

Normal Course Duration

Bachelor of Equine Science (with specialisation)

Full-time: 3.0 years (or part-time equivalent)

Course duration is the effective time taken to complete a course when studied full-time (full-time equivalent duration). Students are advised to consult the Enrolment Pattern to determine length of study. Not all courses are offered in full-time mode.

Admission Criteria

CSU Admission Policy

A completed High School Certificate with an ATAR of 65 (including adjustment factors) or equivalent.
OR
Successful completion of two University level subjects (AQF level Associate Degree or higher) demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
OR
A completed AQF Certificate III or higher level qualification.
OR
50% completion of an AQF Diploma level qualification.
OR
A completed Tertiary Preparation Course from an Australian University or an accredited provider demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
OR
A minimum of three years relevant work experience AND documentary evidence of motivation to undertake university study in equine science. Such evidence must include a statement by the applicant addressing their work experience, the reason(s) for their interest in the course and what they have done (or will do) to prepare for the course. A statement of support (recommendation) from an employer or a professional person is highly desirable.
AND
STANDARD English Language Proficiency requirements. Refer to http://futurestudents.csu.edu.au/apply/english-language for the specific requirements.



 

Credit

CSU Credit Policy

No special arrangements apply

Graduation Requirement

To graduate students must satisfactorily complete 192 points.

Course Structure

Bachelor of Equine Science Course Structure

The course comprises 192 credit points, made up of 22 x 8 point core subjects and 2 x 8 point restricted elective subjects.

CORE SUBJECTS

ASC106 Equine Industry and Welfare
ASC114 Applied Statistics and Animal Epidemiology
ASC148 Introduction to Equitation Science
ASC171 Animal Anatomy and Physiology
ASC201 Equine Breeding Management
ASC202 Equine Locomotion
ASC208 Equine Disease, Injury and Rehabilitation
ASC209 Horse Breeding Technologies
ASC210 Equine Reproduction
ASC248 Horse Behaviour and Training
ASC273 Animal Nutrition
ASC302 Applications of Equitation Science: Contemporary Issues
ASC306 Applied Animal Pharmacology
ASC321 The Equine Athlete
ASC380 Professional Practice
ASC412 Equine Nutrition
ASC413 Equine Disease Prevention
BCM210 Foundations and Techniques in Biochemistry
BIO100 Concepts of Biology
CHM108 Chemical Fundamentals
IKC101 Indigenous Australian Cultures, Histories & Contemporary Realities
MCR101 Introduction to Microbiology

RESTRICTED ELECTIVES

ACC240 Financial Management of Small Businesses
AGR220 Extension
AGR237 Property Planning and Development
ASC141 Riding Development
ASC142 Equestrian Coaching
ASC221 Animal Genetics
ASC305 Parasitology
ASC381 International Study Tour
ASC407 Research Skills Development
MGT210 Organisational Behaviour
MKT110 Marketing and Society

Bachelor of Equine Science (Business Management) Course Structure

The course comprises 192 credit points, made up of 22 x 8 point core subjects and 2 x 8 point restricted elective subjects.

CORE SUBJECTS

ACC240 Financial Management of Small Business
ADV104 Understanding Advertising
AGR237 Property Planning and Development
AHT231 Agricultural Finance and Business Management
ASC106 Equine Industry and Welfare
ASC148 Introduction to Equitation Science
ASC171 Animal Anatomy and Physiology
ASC201 Equine Breeding Management
ASC202 Equine Locomotion
ASC208 Equine Disease, Injury and Rehabilitation
ASC210 Equine Reproduction
ASC248 Horse Behaviour and Training
ASC321 The Equine Athlete
ASC380 Professional Practice
ASC412 Equine Nutrition
ASC413 Equine Disease Prevention
BIO100 Concepts of Biology
COM236 Making it Happen: Event Management
MGT210 Organisational Behaviour
IKC101 Indigenous Australian Cultures, Histories & Contemporary Realities
LAW110 Business Law
MKT110 Marketing and Society

RESTRICTED ELECTIVES

AGR220 Extension
ASC114 Applied Statistics and Animal Epidemiology
ASC141 Riding Development
ASC142 Equestrian Coaching
ASC209 Horse Breeding Technologies
ASC221 Animal Genetics
ASC302 Applications of Equine Science: Contemporary Issues
ASC305 Parasitology
ASC306 Applied Animal Pharmacology
ASC381 International Study Tour
ASC407 Research Skills Development
COM116 What is Public Relations?
MGT220 e-commerce
PSC360 Pastures and Rangelands

Enrolment Pattern

Bachelor Equine Science

By Full-Time On Campus Study

Year 1, Session 1
ASC106 Equine Industry and Welfare
ASC148 Introduction to Equitation Science
BIO100 Concepts of Biology
CHM108 Chemical Fundamentals

Year 1, Session 2
IKC101 Indigenous Australian Cultures, Histories & Contemporary Realities
ASC171 Animal Anatomy and Physiology
ASC248 Horse Behaviour and Training
MCR101 Introduction to Microbiology

Year 2, Session 1
ASC210 Equine Reproduction
ASC202 Equine Locomotion
BCM210 Foundations and Techniques in Biochemistry
ASC208 Equine Disease, Injury and Rehabilitation

Year 2, Session 2
ASC201 Equine Breeding Management
ASC209 Horse Breeding Technologies
ASC273 Animal Nutrition
ASC114 Applied Statistics and Animal Epidemiology

Year 3, Session 1
ASC413 Equine Disease Prevention
ASC412 Equine Nutrition
ASC302 Applications of Equitation Science: Contemporary Issues
[RESTRICTED ELECTIVE]

Year 3, Session 2
ASC321 The Equine Athlete
ASC306 Applied Animal Pharmacology
ASC380 Professional Practice
[RESTRICTED ELECTIVE]

Bachelor Equine Science

By Part-Time Online Study

Year 1, Session 1
ASC148 Introduction to Equitation Science
BIO100 Concepts of Biology

Year 1, Session 2
ASC171 Animal Anatomy and Physiology
MCR101 Introduction to Microbiology

Year 2, Session 1
ASC106 Equine Industry and Welfare
CHM108 Chemical Fundamentals

Year 2, Session 2
IKC101 Indigenous Australian Cultures, Histories & Contemporary Realities
ASC248 Horse Behaviour and Training

Year 3, Session 1
ASC210 Equine Reproduction
BCM210 Foundations and Techniques in Biochemistry

Year 3, Session 2
ASC201 Equine Breeding Management
ASC209 Horse Breeding Technologies

Year 4, Session 1
ASC202 Equine Locomotion
ASC208 Equine Disease, Injury and Rehabilitation

Year 4, Session 2
ASC273 Animal Nutrition
ASC114 Applied Statistics and Animal Epidemiology

Year 5, Session 1
ASC412 Equine Nutrition
ASC302 Applications of Equitation Science: Contemporary Issues

Year 5, Session 2
ASC321 The Equine Athlete
ASC306 Applied Animal Pharmacology

Year 6, Session 1
ASC413 Equine Disease Prevention
[RESTRICTED ELECTIVE]

Year 6, Session 2
ASC380 Professional Practice
[RESTRICTED ELECTIVE]

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Bachelor Equine Science (Business Management)

By Full-Time On Campus Study

Year 1, Session 1
ASC106 Equine Industry and Welfare
ASC148 Introduction to Equitation Science
BIO100 Concepts of Biology
AHT231 Agricultural Finance and Business Management

Year 1, Session 2
IKC101 Indigenous Australian Cultures, Histories & Contemporary Realities
ASC171 Animal Anatomy and Physiology
ASC248 Horse Behaviour and Training
LAW110 Business Law

Year 2, Session 1
ASC210 Equine Reproduction
ASC202 Equine Locomotion
ASC208 Equine Disease, Injury and Rehabilitation
AGR237 Property Planning and Development

Year 2, Session 2
ASC201 Equine Breeding Management
ACC240 Financial Management of Small Businesses
ADV104 Understanding Advertising
MKT110 Marketing & Society

Year 3, Session 1
ASC413 Equine Disease Prevention
ASC412 Equine Nutrition
MGT210 Organisational Behaviour
[RESTRICTED ELECTIVE]

Year 3, Session 2
ASC321 The Equine Athlete
COM236 Making it Happen: Event Management
ASC380 Professional Practice
[RESTRICTED ELECTIVE]


Bachelor Equine Science (Business Management)

By Part-Time Online Study

Year 1, Session 1
ASC148 Introduction to Equitation Science
BIO100 Concepts of Biology

Year 1, Session 2
ASC171 Animal Anatomy and Physiology
LAW110 Business Law

Year 2, Session 1
ASC106 Equine Industry and Welfare
AHT231 Agricultural Finance and Business Management

Year 2, Session 2
IKC101 Indigenous Australian Cultures, Histories & Contemporary Realities
ASC248 Horse Behaviour and Training

Year 3, Session 1
ASC210 Equine Reproduction
AGR237 Property Planning and Development

Year 3, Session 2
ASC201 Equine Breeding Management
MKT110 Marketing & Society

Year 4, Session 1
ASC202 Equine Locomotion
ASC208 Equine Disease, Injury and Rehabilitation

Year 4, Session 2
ACC240 Financial Management of Small Businesses
MGT210 Organisational Behaviour

Year 5, Session 1
ASC412 Equine Nutrition
ADV104 Understanding Advertising

Year 5, Session 2
ASC321 The Equine Athlete
COM236 Making it Happen: Event Management

Year 6, Session 1
ASC413 Equine Disease Prevention
[RESTRICTED ELECTIVE]

Year 6, Session 2
ASC380 Professional Practice
[RESTRICTED ELECTIVE]

Workplace Learning

Please note that the following subjects may contain a Workplace Learning component. Further details for Workplace Learning requirements are located via the subject page

ASC380 Professional Practice

Residential School

Please note that the following subjects may contain a Residential School component. Further details of Residential School requirements are located via the subject page

ASC106 Equine Industry and Welfare
ASC142 Equestrian Coaching
ASC148 Introduction to Equitation Science
ASC171 Animal Anatomy and Physiology
ASC201 Equine Breeding Management
ASC202 Equine Locomotion
ASC208 Equine Disease, Injury and Rehabilitation
ASC209 Horse Breeding Technologies
ASC210 Equine Reproduction
ASC248 Horse Behaviour and Training
ASC305 Parasitology
ASC306 Applied Animal Pharmacology
ASC321 The Equine Athlete
ASC412 Equine Nutrition
ASC413 Equine Disease Prevention
BCM210 Foundations and Techniques in Biochemistry
BIO100 Concepts of Biology
CHM108 Chemical Fundamentals
MCR101 Introduction to Microbiology
PSC360 Pastures and Rangelands

Enrolled students can find further information about CSU Residential Schools via at About Residential School

Professional Accreditation

There is no professional accreditation for the Bachelor of Equine Science (with specialisation).

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The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: November 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.

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