Study Planner Information

Year 1 Study Planner

Program Rules Course List

What do the different requirements mean?

  • Compulsory – all students must complete this course
  • Required for major – a course required for this major
  • Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
  • Elective – an elective course from the course list, or as permitted by the program rules
Year 1 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
AGRC1021 Biological Concepts and Plant Science Compulsory
AGRC1023 Applied Mathematics and Statistics Compulsory
AGRC1032 Elements of Ecology Compulsory
ANIM1014 Animal Behaviour, Handling and Wellbeing Recommended
Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
ANIM1020 Applied Animal Biology Compulsory
CHEM1004 Chemistry Compulsory
AGRC1024 Plant Production Principles and Technologies Recommended
MGTS1982 Working with Groups and Teams1 Recommended
1. ANIM1018 is not available for enrolment in 2020. MGTS1982 has been approved as an off-list elective in lieu of ANIM1018.

Year 2 to 3 Study Planner

Program Rules Course List

What do the different requirements mean?

  • Compulsory – all students must complete this course
  • Required for major – a course required for this major
  • Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
  • Elective – an elective course from the course list, or as permitted by the program rules
Year 2 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
AGRC2001 Agricultural Biochemistry Compulsory
ANIM2044 Monogastric Production Systems Required for Major
ANIM2057 Applied Animal Physiology Required for Major
Elective
AGRC3042 Animal and Plant Biosecurity 1
Elective
1 Under the program rules, students must choose #6 units from four Level 3 Animal Science courses. Three are available in semester 1, and can be completed in year 3, while the fourth is available in semester 2. I fyou wish to undertake all three semester 1 courses in year 3, you will need to substitute ANIM3006 in year 3 semester 2 with an elective.
Year 2 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
ANIM2053 Animal Nutrition Required for Major
ANIM2054 Ruminant Production Systems Required for Major
AGRC2021 Animal Environmental Physiology Recommended
Choose 2 units:

[ AGRC2013 Agricultural Microbiology and Gene Technology
AGRC2030 Agricultural Economics

Recommended
Year 2 - Summer Semester
Course Code & Title Requirements
AGRC2031 Industry Placement Elective
Year 3 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
AGRC3036 Precision Agriculture Compulsory
Choose 4 units from:1

[ AGRC3042 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
ANIM3019 Animal Reproduction
ANIM3046 Animal Breeding & Genetics ]

Required for Major
Elective Elective
1 Under the program rules, students must choose #6 units from four Level 3 Animal Science courses. Three are available in semester 1 while the fourth is available in semester 2. If you wish to undertake all three semester 1 courses, you will need to substitute ANIM3006 in semester 2 with an elective.
Year 3 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
AGRC3018 Sustainable Agriculture and Animal Systems Compulsory
ANIM3006 Animal Health and Epidemiology 1 Required for Major
AGRC3006 Pasture Science Required for Major
AGRC3702 Design and Analysis of Experiments2 Recommended
1 Under the program rules, students must choose #6 units from four Level 3 Animal Science courses. Three are available in semester 1 while the fourth is available in semester 2. If you wish to undertake all three semester 1 courses, you will need to substitute ANIM3006 in semester 2 with an elective.
2 Highly recommended for students interested in an additional year of Honours.