The Graduate Certificate in Rural Development replaced the Graduate Certificate in Rural Systems Management in 2014. For students currently enrolled in the Graduate Certificate in Rural Systems Management, please refer to the program requirements, rules and course list for the Graduate Certificate in Rural Systems Management.

Program Requirements

What do the different requirements mean?

Part A - Foundation courses
Part B - Compulsory courses
Part C - Research courses
Part D - choose an elective from the GCRuralDev course list

Program Rules

The standard teaching periods are:

  • Semester 1: Generally late February to June
  • Semester 2: Generally late July to November

Semester 1 Commencement

Year 1 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements

#2 from

MGTS7261 Working with Groups & Teams

Elective

 

Part A

Part B or D

#2 from

SOCY7120 Introduction to Development: Theories and Practice

Elective

 

Part A

Part B or D

AGRC7046 Leadership in Rural Industries and Communities Part B
MGTS7968 Rural Community Development Part B

 

Semester 2 Commencement

Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements

#2 from

ENVM7513 Environment & Community

Elective

 

Part A

Part B or D

#2 from

SOSC7133 Community Development Practice in International Contexts

Elective

 

Part A

Part B or D

AGRC7047 Global Challenges in Agriculture Part B
MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement Part B

 

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