Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

    • A message from your instructor, April Johnston

    • Course Objectives

    • Equine Institute Copyright Notice

  • 2

    Basic Principles of Biomechanics

    • Basic Biomechanics Concepts

    • Assignment: Gravity and Balance Analysis

  • 3

    Body Components In Biomechanics

    • Body Components in Biomechanics

  • 4

    Anatomy Review for Biomechanics

    • Biomechanics Anatomy Review

    • Body Components in Biomechanics

  • 5

    Equine Biomechanics

    • Equine Biomechanics: Natural Gaits and External Influences

    • Controversy in Equine Biomechanics

    • Comparisons of Gaits Among Breed Types

    • Biomechanics Evaluation

    • Course Evaluation

  • 6

    Next steps

    • Before you go...

    • Equine Biomechanics Downloadable Workbook