Equine Degree Courses
Is your ambition to work in the equine industry? Perhaps you want to take your riding skills to a higher level?
Our equine degree courses will help you fulfil your career ambitions and, if you’re a keen rider, you’ll have lots of scope to train and compete.
At University Centre Bishop Burton (UCBB) you’ll have access to outstanding facilities. You’ll learn from experts, be exposed to the latest developments in equine science, participate in high profile events, meet valuable industry contacts and, for riders, there are unrivalled opportunities to develop your skills.
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Paige Read - BSc (Hons) in Equine Science
"UCBB is so specific and individual. The small group sizes make it so much better for learning... the equipment and everything UCBB has to offer is just fantastic."
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Higher Education Academic Lead for Equine
With nearly 14 years of teaching experience, Becky utilises her previous industry experience in microbiology and equine therapy to inform her teaching. She is a member of the committee developing Equine Hydrotherapy qualifications with ABC.
Becky was an equine therapist for nine years and has a postgraduate diploma - McTimoney Corley Animal Manipulation.
Becky's research focuses on behaviour, equitation science and equine injury. She has contributed to a number of research publications and presentations - both nationally and internationally - on the complex subject of equine therapy. Topics have varied from impinging dorsal spinal processes (characteristics and treatment impact) to the impact of wind surgery on a thoroughbred racehorse's performance.
She is keen to continue exploring equine therapy on a water treadmill.