University of Edinburgh’s online equine nutrition course

March 5, 2013

This is the open-source course material that accompanied the University of Edinburgh’s equine nutrition course in January and February 2013. I have tried to arrange it in a way that is clear.

The course was five weeks in length. Each week’s material includes video files, PDFs provided by the school and notes typed by me. I would call the notes transcripts, but I did some rewriting.


Video: Introduction to the course
Slides: Introduction to Equine Nutrition
List: Abbreviations used in videos


Video: Week 1 Digestive Tract Part 1
Video: Week 1: Digestive Tract Part 2
Notes: Week 1
Slides: Week 1


Video: Week 2: Nutrient Digestion Part 1
Video: Week 2: Nutrient Digestion Part 2
Notes: Week 2
Slides: Week 2


Video: Week 3: Nutrient Sources Part 1
Video: Week 3: Nutrient Sources Part 2
Video: Week 3: Nutrient Sources Part 3
Notes: Week 3
Slides: Week 3


Video: Week 4: Diet Part 1
Video: Week 4: Diet Part 2
Video: Week 4: Diet Part 3
Notes: Week 4
Slides: Week 4
Slides Full Page: Week 4


Video: Week 5: Clinical Nutrition Part 1
Video: Week 5 Clinical Nutrition Part 2
Notes: Week 5
Slides: Week 5
Slides Full Page: Week 5

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