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Horsemanship

CERTIFICATION:

QQI Level 5 in Horsemanship 5M3371/ Business 5M2102/Laboratory Techniques 5M3807

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates may seek employment in a range of companies and projects that seek graduates with an equine, business or science aptitude.   Alternatively, students may also progress to participating Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) through the QQI Higher Education Links Scheme to Maynooth University for Equine Business, undertaking the Business award 5M2012, Animal Science Equine in UCD, and Bio-veterinary Science in Athlone IT undertaking the Science award 5M3807. There are also a large range of other degree courses available in universities and IT colleges throughout the country.

HIGHER EDUCATION

PROGRESSION:

UCD: DN250 Animal Science (Level 8, 4 Years)

Maynooth: MH405 Equine Business (Level 8, 3 Years)

IT Athlone: AL842 Bio-veterinary Science (Level 8, 4 Years)

HORSEMANSHIP

HORSEMANSHIP 5M3371 BUSINESS WITH EQUINE 5M2102/ SCIENCE WITH EQUINE 5M380

 

WHAT IS HORSEMANSHIP?

This new one-year course will prepare students for the ever-expanding Irish equine industry and provide students with the knowledge and skills relating to the horse industry. The education & training on this course works to enable the student who love horses to pursue a career in the horse industry or continue their studies at third level in the equine area. By changing their combination of modules, students can avail of the Business award or Laboratory Techniques award to continue to third level to study in this area.

 Horsemanship

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Leaving Cert or LCA

Mature Students of all backgrounds

Other equivalent qualification

All applicants will be interviewed regardless of previous qualifications

Apply directly at www.dunboynecollege.ie