Equine Studies

  • HND Top-up

  • 2 years part-time

     Fees

     £1,980 (Year 1, 2021/22)         Please click here for the latest fees and funding information

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This top-up to HND builds on the knowledge and skills you gained at HNC level.

You will further build your skills and knowledge in the following subject areas:

  • Professional practice and employability in the land-based sector
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Practical equine management
  • Enterprise skills

You will be assessed through a variety of methods such as assignments, practical portfolios, presentations, observations and examinations.

HNC Equine Studies

Following successful completion of the HND, you can progress to degree level studies or gain employment in a variety of disciplines such as equine yards (private, training, competition, studs etc), charitable organisations, management, sales, retail and equine specific insurance, research, equine welfare, teaching, complementary therapies and self-employment.

You will further build your skills and knowledge in the following subject areas:

  • Professional practice and employability in the land-based sector
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Practical equine management
  • Enterprise skills

You will be assessed through a variety of methods such as assignments, practical portfolios, presentations, observations and examinations.

HNC Equine Studies

Following successful completion of the HND, you can progress to degree level studies or gain employment in a variety of disciplines such as equine yards (private, training, competition, studs etc), charitable organisations, management, sales, retail and equine specific insurance, research, equine welfare, teaching, complementary therapies and self-employment.

Pencoed Campus, Pencoed, CF35 5LG

This campus is home to an extensive range of subject areas: Land-based, Construction, Sport and Public Services along with our brand new state-of-the-art STEAM Academy for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths.

The campus has great facilities such as a 3G sports pitch, modern equine areas, sports hall and conditioning gym. Located on the outskirts of the village of Pencoed, this campus also offers local amenities and transport links within easy reach.

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