Equine Performance Science

Brooksby Melton College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of East Anglia
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Course summary

TEF Bronze

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This foundation degree is designed to give all students a good grounding of equine knowledge and practical skills, alongside the higher education academic skills expected at this level. It also offers scientific modules, in order to give graduates a rounded programme of study and ensure they reach the level of academia and scientific understanding often asked for in graduate job roles. The college have a multitude of industry links which we have been working with for the past twenty years, integrating work based learning with higher education and is therefore suitable both for students planning to work with horses and for students looking for a rounded graduate education in an interesting and challenging subject area, with the added advantage of additional vocational qualifications. Further information can be found at https://he.brooksbymelton.ac.uk/our-offer/our-courses/

Course details


Year 1: Practical Skills for the Equine Industry, Small Business Management, Equine Anatomy and Physiology, Equine Psychology, Behaviour & Ethics, Equitation Theory & Training, Industry Experience, Equestrian Sports and Competition Analysis. Year 2: Practical Management of the Performance Horse, Small Business Enterprise, Equine Teaching & Coaching, Equine Event Management and Marketing, Equine Therapy and Rehabilitation, Research Methods, Exercise Physiology & Training the Sports Horse.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeD423
Institution code B92
Campus nameSpecialist Land-based Campus
Campus codeA

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

120 credits at Level 4/Year 1 in a relevant subject. A bridging assignment may be required.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 72 points Year 1: Minimum of 72 UCAS points, vocationally relevant Level 3 or 3 A Levels (preferably 1 in a science subject) Year 2: 120 Credits at Level 4 in a relevant subject and bridging assignment (may be required)

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7500 Year 1
England £7500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7500 Year 1
Scotland £7500 Year 1
Wales £7500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Equine Performance Science at Brooksby Melton College - UCAS