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VITICULT 2500WT - Viticultural Science II

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: Waite
Contact: Up to 6 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assumed Knowledge: OENOLOGY 1018NW & BIOLOGY 1101 & 1202
Assessment: Exams and assignments
Syllabus:

Viticultural Science II covers the entire life cycle of the cultivated grapevine with an emphasis on the phases of production covering dormancy, bud break, flowering and fruit development prior to veraison. Topics covered include: The growth cycle of the grapevine and the biology that underpins the different phenological stages; physiology as it is relevant to growth and vine form, flowering, water use, drought and salt stress, mineral nutrition, and berry development; anatomy of the vegetative and reproductive parts; taxonomy of grapevines and vegetative variety identification. Practical sessions will focus in more depth on the following topics: pruning techniques, vine and bud anatomy, shoot based variety identification, shoot morphology and development, yield estimation, and mineral nutrition.

Course Fees

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  Commonwealth Supported Student Contribution
Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 2 $1,169 Band 2 $1,169 select program select program


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 12/08/2019 Sat 31/08/2019 Fri 20/09/2019 Fri 01/11/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24706 LE01 53 6 1 Aug - 19 Sep Thursday 9am - 11am Charles Hawker, 107, Conference Centre
10 Oct - 31 Oct Thursday 9am - 11am Charles Hawker, 107, Conference Centre
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24707 PR01 53 6 1 Aug - 19 Sep Thursday 12pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, G18, Laboratory
1 Aug - 19 Sep Thursday 12pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, G09, Laboratory
10 Oct - 31 Oct Thursday 12pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, G18, Laboratory
10 Oct - 31 Oct Thursday 12pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, G09, Laboratory