EQUH - Equine Horsemanship

Courses

EQUH 110. Western Equitation. 2 Credits. (2 Lab) F,S

Western equitation techniques including introductory training techniques.

EQUH 114. Beginning English Equitation. 2 Credits. (1 Lab) F,S

Beginning English equitation technique, including horse behavior, horse handling, equipment and basic horse anatomy .

EQUH 207. Intermed English Equitation. 2 Credits. (1 Lab) S

PREREQUISITE: EQUH 114. Advanced English equitation techniques including collecting, lateral movements and beginning jumping.

EQUH 210. Intermed Western Equitation. 2 Credits. (2 Lab) F,S

PREREQUISITE: EQUH 110 or permission of instructor. Students will learn advanced movements and maneuvers such as collection, roll-backs, turn-arounds, and lead changes. Students must have secure seat and hands. Training methods for the green horse and tuning techniques for the older broke horse will be covered.

EQUH 253. Starting Colts. 2 Credits. (2 Lab) F

PREREQUISITE: EQUH 210 and consent of instructor. Principles and techniques of breaking and training young horses.

EQUH 256. Developing The Young Horse. 2 Credits. (1 Lab) S

PREREQUISITE: EQUH 210 and consent of instructor. Advanced techniques and training for reining, cutting, or working cow horses. For experienced riders.

EQUH 314. Equestrian Instruction Methods. 2 Credits. (1 Lec, 1 Lab; 2 cr max) F,S

PREREQUISITE: EQUH 110, EQUH 210, or consent of instructor. The object of this course is to develop competent riding instructors who can communicate effectively and motivate students to higher riding skills.