Organisations within the equine industry are increasingly reliant on information technology for various applications; such as health and disease surveillance, performance evaluation, nutrition, pedigree analysis, event management, communication, business and enterprise management.
The module will enable a student to operate, evaluate and identify applications, limitations and potential barriers to the use of a range of specialist and adapted software packages useful within equine businesses. The modules will also provide opportunity for students to evaluate training needs required for IT within the equine industry.