ANSC 419 (1ON) - Horse Power

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture > Animal Sciences
Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2018 - Summer Session I (05/21/2018 - 06/22/2018)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 70312
Students explore the enduring bond between the horse and man and the effect of that bond on civilization by considering: How has the horse and man's use of the horse shaped civilization and contributed to societal change? How has the progress of civilization and societal change affected the horse and its role in society? What does our use of the horse say about us as individuals and as a society? Cannot receive credit if credit received for ANSC 444B.
Section Comments: Online course, no campus visits required.
Equivalent(s): ANSC 444B
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), Humanities(Disc), EUNH
Instructors: Sarah Rigg

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/21/2018 6/22/2018 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

Why is an automobile called a "car'"?  What was China's Great Wall really keeping out?  Why do Boston's iconic brownstones have a half flight of stairs to enter the first floor? Why are Tibetan prayer flags "wind horses"?  Why does the hero always ride a white horse? Why does King Richard III cry "My kingdom for a horse!"?  We will discuss all of this and more in "Horse Power"!