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ANS 111 Horseshoeing I
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2016
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures, 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: Fundamentals for the beginning horseshoer, including horse anatomy and physiology relative to the proper shoeing of horses.

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Knowledge Level) Know safety procedures for shoeing horses.
2. (Comprehension Level) Explain the bones, joints, ligaments and tendons from the knee down in horses.
3. (Application Level) Demonstrate basic knot tying for restraining horses.
4. (Analysis Level) Distinguish between various types of lameness in horses and explain corrective techniques utilized.
5. (Application Level) Prepare and fit shoes using correct procedures.
6. (Application Level) Show how to shoe a horse utilizing correct procedures.
7. (Application Level) Manipulate some common gaits and faults in horses using basic corrective shoeing procedures.
8. (Evaluation Level) Evaluate a shoeing job.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation