SRJC Course Outlines

12/5/2020 1:36:22 AMEQSCI 102B Course Outline as of Fall 2005

Changed Course
CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  EQSCI 102BTitle:  INT HORSEMANSHIP/RIDING  
Full Title:  Intermediate Horsemanship and Riding
Last Reviewed:11/17/2014

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum1.50Lecture Scheduled1.5012 max.Lecture Scheduled18.00
Minimum1.50Lab Scheduled1.5012 min.Lab Scheduled18.00
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total3.00 Contact Total36.00
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  36.00Total Student Learning Hours: 72.00 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  22 - 4 Times in any Comb of Levels
Also Listed As: 
Formerly:  AG 180B

Catalog Description:
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An introduction to leads and application of these aids.  The refinement of direction as it applies to transitions and speed adjustment.  A detailed study of the three basic gaits of the horse.  Basic costs leading to management decisions in the industry.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:
Course Completion of EQSCI 102 ( or EQSCI 102A or AG 180A or AG 280.56)


Recommended Preparation:
Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ESL 100

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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An introduction to leads and application of these aids.  The refinement of direction as it applies to transitions and speed adjustment. A detailed study of the three basic gaits of the horse.  Basic costs leading to management decisions in the industry.
(Grade or P/NP)

Prerequisites:Course Completion of EQSCI 102 ( or EQSCI 102A or AG 180A or AG 280.56)
Recommended:Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ESL 100
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:
Repeatability:22 - 4 Times in any Comb of Levels

ARTICULATION, MAJOR, and CERTIFICATION INFORMATION

Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
 Area:
 
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
CSU Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
UC Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
C-ID:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Both Certificate and Major Applicable



COURSE CONTENT

Outcomes and Objectives:
Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:
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Student will:
1.  Analyze problems and solutions to problem horses.
2.  Identify and practice skills needed to enhance riding skills.
3.  Relate conformation of the horse to its function.
4.  Apply weight shifting to equine management.
5.  Select a potential horse, given different criteria.
6.  Compute cost to purchase tack for the western horse using an average
   from the past three years.

Topics and Scope
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1.  Introduction to leads.
2.  Importance of knowing correct leads.
3.  Developing a secure seat and balance.
4.  Introduction to basic riding patterns.
5.  Smoother and quiet refinement.
6.  Riding with quiet hands.
7.  Secure seat more correctly.

Assignments:
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1.  Reading assignments will be taken from periodical and text.  Average
   15 pages a week.
2.  Worksheets, class notes, and study guides will be the writing
   assignments.

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
0 - 0%
None
This is a degree applicable course but assessment tools based on writing are not included because problem solving assessments and skill demonstrations are more appropriate for this course.
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
30 - 50%
Field work
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
40 - 55%
Class performances, Field work, Performance exams
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
10 - 30%
Multiple choice, True/false, Matching items, Completion
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
0 - 0%
None


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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Industry handouts and HORSEMANSHIP HANDBOOK, by DeGrange, 1997.

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