University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

AGRIC 1520WT - Agricultural Production I

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: 3620
Campus: Waite
Contact: Up to 6 hours per week, plus 4 day field trip
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Incompatible: AGRIC 1000RW
Assessment: Final examination, Reports, Presentation
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. This course will examine the specific characteristics of the cropping, livestock and horticultural industries in Australia. It will describe the structural characteristics of the industries, outline current best practice management and the recent trends in production, marketing and trade. This course includes a compulsory 4-day field tour during the mid-semester break. The course will complement the Semester 1 course Agricultural Systems IA. Practical and tutorial classes will help develop skills in field crop management, data capture and handling, presentation and written communication.

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Undergraduate
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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
3620 Mon 08/08/2016 Wed 31/08/2016 Fri 16/09/2016 Fri 28/10/2016


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24317 LE01 79 6 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 9am - 12pm Charles Hawker, 130, McLeod Lecture Theatre
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 9am - 12pm Charles Hawker, 130, McLeod Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24319 TU01 20 1 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 3pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, 106, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 3pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, 106, Teaching Room
24320 TU02 20 2 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 3pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, 105, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 3pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, 105, Teaching Room
24321 TU03 21 1 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 3pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, 118, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 3pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, 118, Teaching Room
29318 TU04 18 2 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 3pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, 110, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 3pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, 110, Teaching Room
Automatic Enrolment Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24318 PR01 79 6 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 1pm - 3pm Charles Hawker, G09, Laboratory
28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 1pm - 3pm Southern Barns Soils, G2, Laboratory
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 1pm - 3pm Charles Hawker, G09, Laboratory
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 1pm - 3pm Southern Barns Soils, G2, Laboratory
Automatic Enrolment Class: Small Group Discovery
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21184 SG01 79 6 28 Jul - 25 Aug Thursday 4pm - 7pm