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  • Tree Identification and SelectionHORT90043

    Offered:SeptemberYear:2019

    This subject aims to provide students with a thorough understanding of the tree selection and tree identification principles. Students should be able to recognise trees commonly used in landscape horticulture and correctly write their botanical, common and family names and describe tree form and ...

  • Managing Urban TreesHORT90042

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    This subject aims to provide students with the tools to critically evaluate methods used to manage trees in the urban forest. The content will include critically evaluating tree assessment, evaluation and tree protection methods. It will include the study of planning and management issues and the...

  • Urban Horticulture InternshipHORT20029

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Students enrolled in this subject will be assisted to find a placement in a professional Urban Horticulture (or related field) working environment. They will work for approximately 120 hours under the guidance of a senior staff industry member, with additional support from the subject co-ordinato...

  • Landscape Construction and GraphicsHORT90035

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will cover the application of design principles and design critique, landscape materials and graphic techniques required to produce professional landscape plans, graphic communication of design intent and basic landscape elements (paving, pergolas, edging, walls, fences), verbal pres...

  • Designing Green Roofs and WallsHORT90046

    Offered:SeptemberYear:2019

    This subject explores the design, specification and management of green roofs and walls. The content will include guidelines and policies supporting green roofs and walls, relevant typologies and categories of use, requirements for successful design, construction and maintenance, development of s...

  • Landscape DesignHORT90034

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject will provide an overview of landscape design and the broader landscape industry; discuss landscape design principles and their application to practice; explore garden history and prominent garden designers; describe the residential landscape design process and planting and materials ...

  • Horticultural Plant ScienceHORT90008

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject considers the evolution of plants, their structure and function, how they reproduce, cell physiology, energy transformations, metabolism, photosynthesis, water and nutrient uptake and transport, plant nutrition and whole plant physiology. Upon completion of this subject, students sh...

  • Agric.Science Research Project Part 2AGRI40018

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to AGRI40017 Agricultural Science Research Project Part 1

  • Agricultural Systems BiologyAGRI10050

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Biology is the study of life, ranging from simple cells to complex multicellular organisms, and the processes which allow life to exist. Knowledge of the relevant biological concepts is essential for understanding of agricultural theory and practice. This subject aims to introduce the Bachelor of...

  • Industry ProjectAGRI30006

    Offered: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...

  • Industry InternshipAGRI30041

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject involves completion of a minimum of 80 hours 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 ...

  • Special StudiesAGRI30022

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject involves a supervised study of an area of scholarship chosen by the student in consultation with an appointed supervisor. The subject encourages independent, critical thought and self-directed enquiry. Students should develop their ability to plan work and use available time effectiv...

  • Foundations of Agricultural Sciences 1AGRI10045

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject 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, chemistry, mathematics and data management will be introduced in the context of the science of Earth and...

  • Principles of Soil ScienceAGRI20038

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Soil is the foundation for profitable farming. In this subject the principles of chemistry, physics and biology will be used to determine the effects of agricultural practice on soil. Topics include soil morphology, soil physical and chemical properties, clay mineralogy, soil biology & ecolog...

  • Applied Farm Economic AnalysisAGRI30039

    Offered:JulyYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject teaches applied methods of farm management economic analysis and draws on all the discipline areas studied in the B. Agriculture degree. The subject integrates biophysical science disciplines, management economics, and human elements. This subject will build on skills developed in AG...

  • Value Chain AnalysisAGRI90077

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    Food, beverage and fibre value chains are analysed in terms of firm and whole-of-chain performance. In this subject supply chain and value chain concepts are explained, techniques of mapping and analysing value chains are introduced, and ways of measuring performance are explored. The concepts o...

  • Special Studies in Viticulture/OenologyAGRI90034

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This is an individualised subject that enables students to pursue studies in greater depth of particular aspects of viticulture and/or oenology not otherwise covered in the normal subjects offered within Wine Technology and Viticulture. The objective of the subject is to assist students to acquir...

  • Minor Research Project Part 1AGRI90079

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    The work will include a project proposal, researching an area of importance to an Agricultural industry. This will include a brief review of the body of scientific literature to provide context and rationale, together with an approach or protocol for a modest original experiment, or a limited exp...

  • Agronomy & Cropping SystemsAGRI90058

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will discuss material and energy balances under a range of modern Australian cropping systems. The course will focus on the agronomic concepts essential to understand the impact of management on production and product quality of plant systems, and the impact of environmental, economi...

  • Internship for Agricultural Sciences Pt2AGRI90084

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to AGRI90083 Internship for Agricultural Sciences Part 1 for further details