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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Myerscough College

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

About the course

The course is delivered at University Centre Myerscough and awarded by the University of Central Lancashire.

The MSc Equine Science develops a systematic understanding and a critical awareness of current issues at the forefront of equine science. The MSc offers you a unique opportunity to combine the biological and sociological aspects of equine science. The course aims to extend your graduate skills and knowledge to develop you to be able to inform and lead industry developments. The MSc will encourage reflection, debate and critical evaluation of industry practices and current issues. The programme allows you to explore areas of personal interest within the structured setting of taught modules, with the benefit of a triple dissertation.

As a Myerscough postgraduate student, you will benefit from individualised support within a welcoming culture, ensuring that you follow in the footsteps of our previous students with their outstanding high achievements and excellent student satisfaction. Myerscough equine research students have presented their research on an international platform and it is expected that all our students at this level should be capable of achieving this high accolade.

Learning Environment:

This course makes the most of the extensive equestrian facilities on site including a wide range of horses, large indoor and outdoor arenas and specialist therapy and research equipment. Students will also have access to specialist IT hardware and software as well as to Myerscough's virtual learning environment. Learning activities on the course are diverse, including lectures, seminars, tutorials and workshops. Students will be expected to undertake extensive independent study and research to support lectures, seminars and assessments.

Assessment:

Students will face a variety of assessments, including written reports, essays, literature reviews, examinations, dissertation, research proposal and presentations.

Tuition fees

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£ 9,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University Centre Myerscough

  • Campus address

    Myerscough College, St Michael's Road, Bilsborrow, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 0RY, England

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