|Module Title||EQUINE STUDY TOUR|
|Co-ordinator||Dr Mina C G Davies-Morel|
|Course delivery||Other||10-day study tour|
Describe activities associated with specific aspects of the UK equine industry in particular racing, breeding, leisure, and performance-related research.
a. A variety of equine enterprises are visited.
b. The diverse nature of the equine industry and supporting enterprises is appreciated.
c. The significance of the equine industry is identified.
d. The range and significance of supporting enterprises and trades are described.
Racing, breeding, leisure
Compare the UK equine industry systems with similar systems abroad (Europe)
a. A variety of equine and industry supporting enterprises are visited abroad (Europe).
b. A comparison is actively made of industry systems abroad with that of the UK.
UK, other European countries
Discuss the vocational activities associated with the equine industry at home and abroad and thereby achieve a greater understanding of future employment opportunities.
a. A variety of equine enterprises are examined.
b. Focus is directed on the vocational elements within each enterprise and the steps required to achieve employability within that area
Careers, skills development
This module is at CQFW Level 5