AGEQ 1322 - FUNDAMENTALS OF RIDING INSTRUCTION

Methodologies of riding instruction. Includes safety, horsemanship, teaching techniques, group control, and professionalism. Students will develop basic skills needed to become an effective riding instructor. Through classroom and arena exercises students will gain skills in organization, development of lesson plans, and a variety of teaching techniques. Students will be working with first year students.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Develop teaching techniques in riding instruction
  • Implement safe practices
  • Evaluate risk management factors
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 48.0

Prerequisites:

Restrictions:

  • Course requires approval of instructor.