Handbook

Crop Production Specialisation

Year and Campus: 2017

Coordinator

Dr Dorin Gupta

Contact

Coordinator: doring@unimelb.edu.au

Prospective students:

http://fvas.unimelb.edu.au/about/contact

Currently enrolled students:

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Overview:

The Crop Production specialisation is offered within the Master of Agricultural Sciences. This multi-disciplinary education and research-led stream is aimed at developing graduates who wish to engage in issues surrounding crop science, the basis of agricultural production. Graduates will be taught the issues surrounding crop production systems that are profitable and ecologically sustainable.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Be able to demonstrate advanced knowledge in crop science and skills in integrating crop system concepts across multiple disciplines
  • Interpret, critically analyse and evaluate data generated through research activities in order to understand crop science principles including the ability to apply these principles to specific issues
  • Investigate and apply innovative approaches to the contemporary, interdisciplinary management of crop production systems to meet identified needs
Structure & Available Subjects:

Students in the 200 point, 150 point and 100 point (A) programs of the Master of Agricultural Sciences complete four core subjects (50 points) for this specialisation.

Students in the 100 point (B) program of the Master of Agricultural Sciences complete three core subjects (37.5 points) in this specialisation.

Subject Options:

Crop Production Specialisation Core Subjects

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Links to further information: http://fvas.unimelb.edu.au/study/courses/master-of-agricultural-sciences/overview
Related Course(s): Master of Agricultural Sciences
Related Majors/Minors/Specialisations: 100 Point (A) Master of Agricultural Sciences
100 Point (B) Master of Agricultural Sciences
150 Point Master of Agricultural Sciences
200 Point Master of Agricultural Sciences

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