Riding Instruction I

Course Number: 
EQS 3031
Semester: 
Fall
Subject: 
Equine Studies (EQS)
Credits 
3.00

Riding Instruction I will expose students to the standards of three equitation seats: Dressage, Western, and Hunt Seat. Students will participate in detailed analysis of human and equine biomechanics; organization  and planning of lessons; and implementation of skills and techniques common to all disciplines, as well as hands-on problem solving of biomechanical problems.

2 hours of lecture, 2 hours of lab per week

[Course fee: $150]

Prerequisites

3 semesters of EQS 2025 or instructor permission