Equine Studies


Course Title: The Equine Respiratory System – Anatomy & dissection
Course Code: EQ103

Department: Equine Studies
Course Type: Part Time

This course is one of four designed for those with an interest in the horses’ internal systems. There will be hands on practical dissection of the pulmonary system. Equine anatomy will be used where practical, however anatomy that is anatomically the same may be substituted. The aim of the course is to give horse owners and those with a real interest in biology an insight into the horses’ body and the influences domestication and training has upon it. Also suitable for students wishing to train for BHS exams.



College Certificate

Course Content

Background theory of each system
Introduction to laboratory work
Practical dissection of Equine Lungs and Trachea

Entry Requirements

An interest in horses, 14 years and above.

Next Steps

British Horse Society Training or Part-Time course in Equine at KMC.