Course Details

EQS320 Origins of Modern Riding

This course will explore the relationship that horses and humans have had from prehistory through modern times. The course will look at how we have utilized the horse in the past and how we utilize them today. We will look at how the different seats that we ride today evolved and how we utilize the horse in sport both in the past and in modern times. Utilizing different pieces of equestrian literature, videos and the movies, we will explore the development of modern riding.

Credit Hours: 2