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Aberystwyth University Course Type: Master taught Start Date: September
Location: Aberystwyth, United Kingdom Duration: see details Fees/total cost: EUR 8,231.34 (GBP 6,100.00) - EUR 20,241.00 (GBP 15,000.00)

Description

The Equine Science Master's Degree at Aberystwyth is a long established internationally recognised course and will provide you with the advanced subject knowledge and professional skills to enter the top careers in the equine industry and related professions.

All subjects studied are equine specific and include: Immunology, Parasitology and Bacteriology; Reproductive Physiology and Stud Management; Nutrition; Anatomy and Evolution; Endocrinology, Growth and Development; Genetics; Behaviour and Welfare; Veterinary Science. A strong emphasis is placed on student centred study in order to develop your skills of original thought, analysis, interpretation and reasoning; as well as encouraging you, where appropriate, to pursue specific areas of interest.

Why study the Equine Science Masters course?

  • Flexibility Based upon the longest established Equine MSc course in the UK - established in the 1970s
  • A challenging course taught by enthusiastic, helpful and research-active staff, and further enhanced by contributions from expert equine practitioners and academics, many of whom are of international renown
  • Both full-time (1 year) and part-time (2 year) routes available
  • Some funding and bursaries available
  • Optional European tour and equine conferences with lectures from international experts
  • Proven gateway to careers in research and lecturing, 97% employment record

Course content

Year 1 Core (120 Credits) You must take the following modules

Semester 1

  • Infection And Immunity BRM1620
  • Equine Nutrition BRM5300
  • Research Methodology And Advances In Biosciences BRM5500
  • Animal Breeding And Genetics BRM5820

Semester 2

  • Equine Reproductive Physiology And Breeding Technology BRM5220
  • Equine Nutrition BRM5320
  • Research Methodology And Advances In Biosciences BRM5520
  • Understanding Equine Action: From Anatomy To Behaviour BRM6220

Year 1 Core (60 Credits) You must take the dissertation

Semester 3

Masters - Full time

Start date:
September
Duration:
1 Year
Teaching method:
Face-To-Face
Language:
English
Venue:
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
Funding possible:
Yes
EU-Fees:
EUR 8,231.34 (GBP 6,100.00)
Non-EU-Fees:
EUR 20,241.00 (GBP 15,000.00)
Additional Information:
Fees 2016/17
Tuition fees

Masters - Part time

Start date:
September
Duration:
2 Years
Teaching method:
Face-To-Face
Language:
English
Venue:
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
Funding possible:
Yes
EU-Fees:
EUR 8,231.34 (GBP 6,100.00)
Non-EU-Fees:
EUR 20,241.00 (GBP 15,000.00)
Additional Information:
Part-time fees 2016/17: UK/EU £3,050 International (non-EU) £7,500
Tuition fees

Course Provider Details

Course contact information

Dr. Mina Davies-Morel
Course Coordinator
mid@aber.ac.uk
University accredited:
Credits:
90 ECTS
180 CATS
Last update: 22/08/2016
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