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  • Enterprise ManagementAGRI20040

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will be integrated with and support the other Semester 2 Subjects offered at the Dookie Campus. This subject will build on students’ knowledge of production systems gained in first year and develop their ability to make management decisions relating to a variety of enterprises.

  • Farm Management EconomicsAGRI30033

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The aim of this subject is for students of agricultural science and agricultural economics to understand the principles of management economics applied to the operation of agricultural business; to understand decision analysis under risk and uncertainty; to be able to model and analyse agricultur...

  • Project ManagementAGRI90087

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Formerly NRMT90021 The subject will provide an overview of the management issues associated with initiating, implementing and terminating projects. Particular emphasis will be given to the planning dimension in areas such as project or problem selection, defining project scope, identification of...

  • Foundations of Agricultural Sciences 2AGRI10046

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject, which builds on concepts and knowledge introduced in AGRI10045 Foundations of Agricultural Science 1, aims to provide Bachelor of Agriculture students with an understanding of the underpinning enabling physical sciences, as they relate to agricultural systems. Concepts in physics, c...

  • Crop Production and ManagementAGRI30031

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Field crop production is a major component of Australia’s economy, and landholders manage their resources to balance environmental, economic and social demands. This subject discusses how these resources are managed to produce high quality crop products. Topics include: An appraisal of the crop...

  • Soil Fertility and Nutrient ManagementAGRI30047

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will discuss the role of synthetic and organic fertilisers in maintaining soil fertility for sustainable agricultural production systems. The subject will explore the concepts of soil fertility and nutrient management from the standpoint of chemical, physical and biological processes...

  • Applications in Precision AgricultureAGRI30045

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Precision Agriculture can be broadly defined as site-specific soil-crop or animal-specific management of agricultural production systems by leveraging on technology and data. This subject will build students’ knowledge and skills in the key principles and practices of Precision Agriculture in a r...

  • Plant Breeding and GeneticsAGRI30048

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject focuses on understanding the procedures involved in breeding crops and the role of genetics in the process. The integration of conventional breeding approaches and the use of gene technologies in breeding new crop varieties are explored. Emphasis is placed on how plant breeders ident...

  • Internship for Agricultural SciencesAGRI90078

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject involves completion of an 200 hours of work placement, integrating academic learning, employability skills and attributes and an improved knowledge of organisations, workplace culture and career pathways. The placement is supplemented by pre- and post-placement classes designed to in...

  • Animal Production SystemsAGRI10049

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject is the third of a suite of three first year subjects that are core to the Bachelor of Agriculture. (Agricultural Production Systems 1-3). These subjects introduce students to the major Australian agricultural production systems (plant and animal) and to the social and business princi...

  • Minor Research Project Part 2AGRI90081

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to AGRI90079 Minor Research Project Part 1

  • Research Methods For Life SciencesAGRI90075

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject provides students with an introduction to a number of statistical techniques which are frequently used in agriculture, science and business situations. Course content will be set within the context of practical problems. Technology will be used to support statistical calculations. I...

  • Financial Management for AgribusinessAGRI90013

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Sound business decision-making in circumstances of incomplete information, risk and uncertainty, requires sound knowledge of the underlying financial situation of a firm. This subject is about understanding the key concepts of financial management enabling the manager to more effectively analyse ...

  • Plant SystemsAGRI10044

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to plant science with particular emphasis on crop and pasture species. Students will gain an understanding of plant growth and development to achieve desired levels of yield and quality. This subject considers how crop and pasture canopies grow by acquiring resour...

  • Plant Production SystemsAGRI10048

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    In this subject, students will explore Australian plant production industries, including pastures, cereal crops, and annual and perennial horticulture. Topics will include appraisal of the plant production enterprises in Australia - their location, scale and their contribution to the national eco...

  • Industry ProjectAGRI30002

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject involves the definition and development of an industry-related project, and develops skills in project management, problem solving and planning and reporting investigations. The topic involves or draws on a specific and defined industry issue, and may be developed in relation to a pe...

  • Major Research Project Part 1AGRI90080

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    The subject allows students to conduct an original research project, under supervision to be approved by an academic project supervisor. The work will be equivalent to lecture and practical based subjects worth 50 points over two semesters. The content and extent of the project will be determined...

  • Major Research ProjectAGRI90072

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject enables students to conduct an original research topic under supervision, as approved by an academic project supervisor. The work commitment over one consecutive semester will be equivalent to lecture and practical based subjects worth 50 points. The content and extent of the project...

  • Microbiology in AgricultureAGRI20044

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Formerly MIIM20004 This subject introduces students to the diverse world of microbiology and the roles that microorganisms play in all aspects of agriculture, including animal, plant and soil science. The basic structure and biology of microorganisms will be covered, with a focus on bacteria, vi...

  • Plant Growth ProcessesAGRI20026

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The production of plant food and fibre involves the manipulation of plant growth and development to achieve desired levels of yield and quality. This subject considers how crop and pasture canopies grow by acquiring resources from the environment, how plants allocate resources to different growth...