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AGRIC 1510WT - Agricultural Systems I

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: 3610
Campus: Waite
Contact: Up to 6 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assessment: Essay, Tutorial Assignments, Practical Reports, Quiz & Examination
Syllabus:

The need to develop sustainable and profitable agricultural systems to meet the demands of a burgeoning global population at a time of major changes in the environment is an important challenge for agricultural science. This course provides a general introduction to Australian agriculture. It examines some of the physical, biological and economic characteristics of Australian agricultural systems and how technology is used to manage these systems. Topics include climatology and meteorology, genetic resources and the importance of genetic improvement, water use efficiency and the application of current and emerging technologies in agricultural production. Practical and tutorial classes will help develop skills in data handling and presentation, written communication, plant identification and animal handling.

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
3610 Mon 14/03/2016 Thu 31/03/2016 Fri 06/05/2016 Fri 10/06/2016


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
14512 LE01 93 6 3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 10am - 12pm Charles Hawker, 107, Conference Centre
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 10am - 12pm Charles Hawker, 107, Conference Centre
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
14513 PR01 93 6 3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 2pm - 5pm Charles Hawker, G09, Laboratory
3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 2pm - 5pm Southern Barns Soils, G2, Laboratory
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 2pm - 5pm Charles Hawker, G09, Laboratory
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 2pm - 5pm Southern Barns Soils, G2, Laboratory
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
14514 TU01 30 1 3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 12pm - 1pm Charles Hawker, 117, Teaching Room
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 12pm - 1pm Charles Hawker, 117, Teaching Room
14515 TU02 25 2 3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 12pm - 1pm Charles Hawker, 205, Teaching Room
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 12pm - 1pm Charles Hawker, 205, Teaching Room
14516 TU03 25 2 3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 12pm - 1pm Charles Hawker, 118, Teaching Room
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 12pm - 1pm Charles Hawker, 118, Teaching Room
19613 TU04 13 1 3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 12pm - 1pm Charles Hawker, 105, Teaching Room
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 12pm - 1pm Charles Hawker, 105, Teaching Room