Montana State University

EQUH
Equine Horsemanship


EQUH 110   WESTERN EQUITATION

EQUH 114   BEGINNING ENGLISH EQUITATION

EQUH 207   INTERMEDIATE ENGLISH EQUITATION

EQUH 210   INTERMEDIATE WESTERN EQUITATION

EQUH 253   STARTING COLTS

EQUH 256   DEVELOPING THE YOUNG HORSE

EQUH 314   EQUESTRIAN INSTRUCTION METHODS

EQUH 110 - WESTERN EQUITATION
        Department of Animal & Range Sciences
      • 2 credit lab
      •  Fall, Spring semesters
   -- Western equitation techniques including introductory training techniques.

EQUH 114 - BEGINNING ENGLISH EQUITATION
        Department of Animal & Range Sciences
      • 2 credit lab
      •  Fall, Spring semesters
   -- Beginning English equitation technique, including horse behavior, horse handling, equipment and basic horse anatomy .

EQUH 207 - INTERMEDIATE ENGLISH EQUITATION
        Department of Animal & Range Sciences
      • 2 credit lab
      •  Spring semesters
      •  Prerequisite: EQUH 114.
   -- Advanced English equitation techniques including collecting, lateral movements and beginning jumping.

EQUH 210 - INTERMEDIATE WESTERN EQUITATION
        Department of Animal & Range Sciences
      • 2 credit Lab
      •  Fall, Spring semesters
      •  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
        Department of Animal & Range Sciences
      • 2 credit lab
      •  Fall semesters
      •  Prerequisite: EQUH 210.
   -- Principles and techniques of breaking and training young horses.

EQUH 256 DEVELOPING THE YOUNG HORSE
        Department of Animal & Range Sciences
      • 2 credit lab
      •  Spring semesters
      •  Prerequisite: EQUH 210.
   -- Advanced techniques and training for either reining, cutting, or working cow horses. For experienced riders.

EQUH 314 - EQUESTRIAN INSTRUCTION METHODS
        Department of Animal & Range Sciences
      • 3 credit lecture
      •  Fall semesters
F,S 2 cr. LEC 1 LAB 1 Maximum 2 cr.
      •  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.

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