ANSC 665 (01) - Principles of Horse Trials Management

Principles of Horse Trials Mgt

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Animal Sciences
Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Half Term II (03/20/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 52515
Theory and hands-on involvement in the organizational process of managing an event competition. Topics will include budgeting, logistical needs, working with entries, sponsorship, awards, publicity, facilities management, course design and committee management. Students will actively participate in the management and preparation of the UNH Horse Trials, overseeing the committees working in the phases of the event and also performing other responsibilities. 1-credit, half semester course. (During the fall semester, the class will meet for the first half of the semester; during the spring semester, the class will meet for the second half of the semester)
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): ANSC 565
Only listed classes in section: Junior, Senior
Instructors: Elizabeth Johnson

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
3/20/2023 5/8/2023 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm PTNM 103
Additional Course Details: 

Interested in outdoor event management?  Equine competition?  Sports competition?  All majors welcome!  No prior show or equine experience necessary.  The class uses project management techniques to frame the planning and actual execution of a real-time, experiential learning opportunity at the on-campus, UNH Horse Trials.  Class work focuses on the transfereable skills required for good event planning, leaving students will a skill set that will be applicable in a wide variety of scenarios.


All required reading is linked online as open sources or will be provided to students. No additional course materials are required.