intro to vet science

intro to vet science

Quarter Course (1 unit)

This course is designed to help students learn specific concepts and principles about the science of horses and how these concepts and principles relate to horse management. This course will help the students to learn about careers related to horse management and help them determine their interest in such careers. Emphasis is on horse management, care, and career opportunities in equine science. Topics of study include the selection of foundation stock, anatomy, nutrition, exercise physiology, diseases, reproduction, and genetics of horses. Supervised agricultural experience programs and the FFA leadership activities are integral components of the course and provide many opportunities for practical application of instructional competencies. Students are encouraged to join and participate in FFA.

Cost:

  • $25 - agricultural activity fee is utilized which covers FFA activities and awards, a tee shirt and some class equipment