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  • Food Processing & PreservationFOOD30007

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The aim of this subject is to provide students with an understanding of the science and technology associated with the processing of materials of plant and animal origin into food and food products and their preservation by traditional and modern techniques. An integrated presentation embodying c...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Agric.Science Research Project Part 2AGRI40018

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to AGRI40017 Agricultural Science Research Project Part 1

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Internship for Agricultural Sciences Pt1AGRI90083

    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...

  • LeadershipAGRI90090

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    Formerly NRMT90017 Agri-organisations rely on organisational leadership as the basis for meeting the challenges of the industry sector and managing a dynamic workplace. Managers require an understanding of the leadership implications of the trends, issues and constraints relevant to their sector...

  • Plant PathologyAGRI30042

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Formerly BIOL30006 Plant Health and Improvement This subject outlines the methods used to identify pathogens causing plant diseases, the consequences of diseases for plant productivity, and control of plant diseases. The links between classic plant pathology and modern molecular pathology techni...

  • Crop Production and ManagementAGRI20037

    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...

  • Climate Change:Agric.Impacts&AdaptationAGRI90057

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    Global food production is facing many challenges to meet current and future demand. Impacts of climate change on agriculture will add stress to our ability to produce enough food for a growing population with fewer resources. Adapting agriculture to climate change to meet these needs is a critica...

  • Principles of Farm Practice ChangeAGRI20041

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    A common and important role that agricultural scientists play is supporting farmers to implement strategies for continuous improvement on-farm to achieve sustainability and productivity goals. This subject will introduce students to the principles of farm practice change and how change can be sup...

  • Agribusiness Management EconomicsAGRI90012

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    An understanding of the applications of managerial economic theory to solving real world problems is integral to sound business decision-making. Through this subject students will gain an understanding of and ability to apply, key management economic concepts and principles. They will also experi...