FdSc Equine Sports Therapy & Rehabilitation


Greenwich Campus

Start Date


This highly-unique degree course has been designed in conjunction with industry experts to equip students who wish to work in the field of therapy and rehabilitation. Designed not only to allow students to evaluate, design and administer a range of therapy treatments, graduates will also be ‘client ready’ and coached in personal skills so as to be ready to work within a related therapy/rehabilitation organisation.

You will study:

Year 1 - Level 4:

• Equine Anatomy and Muscle Function (15)
• Horse Handling and Groundwork (15)
• Introduction to Therapy and Rehabilitation (15)
• Equine Nutrition (15)
• Physiology and Biochemistry and Exercise (15)
• Research Skills (15)
• Work Based Learning (30)

Year 2 - Level 5:

• The Science of Movement (15)
• Applied Herbal Medicine (15)
• Hydrotherapy (15)
• Equine Veterinary Practices and Treatment (15)
• Data Analysis (15)
• Work Based Learning (30)

Level 5 Optional Modules:

• Advanced Groundwork and Handling (15)
• Equine Nutrition for Performance (15)

    Greenwich Campus

  • 2 Years

    Full time

  • £6,165.00

  • Awarding body

    University of Greenwich

Entry requirements

UCAS points are made up from A Levels, preferably in a science based subject, or a relevant Level 3 vocational qualification. All applicants should have GCSE Grade C or above in English, maths and science and have spent two years studying at Level 3. Applications from mature students, without the standard entry requirements, who are working in the industry, are welcome.