AGRI30031 Crop Production and Management
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2017:
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.Show/hide details
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 51 hours – 21 hours lectures and 2 field trips |
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
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CoordinatorDr Marc Nicolas
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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.
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Loomis, R. S., & Connor, D. J. (1992) Crop Ecology: Productivity and Management in Agricultural Systems. Cambridge University Press.
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This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
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On completion of this subject, the student should have developed the following generic skills:
|Agricultural Science |
Science-credited subjects - new generation B-SCI and B-ENG.
Selective subjects for B-BMED