What will I learn?
The programme is designed to prepare you for a career in the exciting and demanding equine industry. Using the outstanding facilities of the BHS-approved Equine Centre, you will develop the vital skills needed at an advanced level.
You will experience hosting an inter-college event, as well as being involved in scientific projects and completing a work placement of one month. A full range of off-site visits to studs, sports horse centres and competition grounds, plus guest speakers in nutrition, physiotherapy and other subjects give yet more industry insight.
How will I be assessed?
Tutorial support throughout your programme of study will help you to develop your skills and knowledge, using a varied range of assessments, including exams, case studies, seminars, investigative reports and practical sessions.
Where can I go from here?
You can progress to further study on the MSc in Equine Behaviour, Performance and Training or another MSc, MA or PhD programme. Sparsholt College graduates enjoy a range of careers in teaching, livery centres, polo yards, racing and studs, including competition rider, groom, riding instructor, and stud worker.
• Equine Biomechanics and Sports Science
• Equine Therapy and Rehabilitation
• Strategic Marketing
• Data Analysis
• Equine Genetics and Reproductive Technologies
• Applied Nutrition
• Leisure and Event Management
Foundation Degree or equivalent qualifications in a relevant subject.