CV85 Bachelor of Agriculture

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete the core structure
  2. Complete 2 minors

Core Structure

Number of units: 15 Total credit points: 96

In addition to the core units, to qualify for a Bachelor of Agriculture, a student must take 2 minors in (1 in Yr 2 and 1 in Yr 3) consisting of 2x6cpu units in Term 1 and 1x12cpu unit in Term 2 chosen from:

  1. Livestock
  2. Cropping
  3. Agricultural Business

To qualify for a Bachelor of Agriculture with a Major in Agribusiness, a student has to take all units listed under the Agribusiness Major. These students are not required to complete a minor.

Year 1 - Term 1
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AGRI11008 Introduction to Agricultural Systems
BIOL11102 Life Science Laboratory
ECON11030 Production Economics
SCIE11023 Scientific Research Fundamentals
Year 1 - Term 2
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AGRI11001 Soil and Irrigation Management
AGRI11002 Plant Science and Crop Production
AGRI11003 Livestock Production
AGRI11007 Plant and Livestock Breeding Strategies
Year 2 - Term 1
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AGRI12001 Animal Health and Welfare
AGRI12003 Leadership and People Management
Year 2 - Term 2
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AGRI12002 Weeds, Pests and Plant Diseases
AGRI12004 Farm Business Management
Year 3 - Term 1
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AGRI13001 Social Licence to Operate
AGRI13006 Data Management & Analysis for Agriculture
Year 3 - Term 2
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AGRI13007 Agricultural Change Implementation

Major in Agribusiness Major

Number of units: 7 Total credit points: 48

Agribusiness Major

Year 2 - Term 1
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
LAWS11030 Foundations of Business Law
MRKT11029 Marketing Fundamentals
Year 2 - Term 2
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
FINC19011 Business Finance
MGMT13151 Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Start-ups
Year 3 - Term 1
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
FINC19012 Investment Analysis and Risk Management
MGMT19106 Supply Chain Management
Year 3 - Term 2
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AGRI13003 Agricultural Industry Placement or Research Project

Agricultural Business Minor

Number of units: 3 Total credit points: 24

Agricultural business minor

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AGRI12011 Developing Emerging Business Opportunities
AGRI12012 Agricultural Service Industry Business Assessment
AGRI13003 Agricultural Industry Placement or Research Project

Cropping Minor

Number of units: 3 Total credit points: 24

Cropping

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AGRI12009 Cropping Industry Business Assessment
AGRI12008 Sustainable Crop Production
AGRI13005 Cropping Industry Placement or Research Project

Livestock Minor

Number of units: 3 Total credit points: 24

Livestock

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AGRI12005 Specialised Food Industries
AGRI12006 Livestock Industry Business Assessment
AGRI13004 Livestock Industry Placement