FdSc Equine Management

University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)
Bristol, United Kingdom
Foundation / Pre-U / A-level
Study mode
2 years
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Entry Requirements

  • GCSE: Grade C or above in English Language and Mathematics, or equivalent. Please note that for entry to this Foundation Degree the University will accept Level 2 Key Skills, Functional Skills or Certificates in Adult Numeracy and Literacy as suitable alternatives to GCSEs.
  • A-level subjects: GCE A level in a biological science, or equivalent. You must have a minimum of one A Level, or equivalent. Points from A Level General Studies and AS Level subjects (not taken onto full A Level) can be included towards overall tariff.
  • EDEXCEL (BTEC) Diploma: BTEC National Diploma/Certificate/Award in a related area
  • Access: Access to Higher Education course.


Year 1

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Business studies
  • Animal genetics
  • Equestrian practice (to include work experience)
  • Animal nutrition
  • Equitation
  • Introduction to veterinary science
  • Introduction to animal biology (subject to previous qualifications)

Year 2

  • Business principles
  • Equine event management
  • Equine management (to include work experience)
  • Equitation theory
  • Ethics and welfare
  • Statistics and research methods

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