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
AGRC1040 Food for a Healthy Planet Recommended
Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
ANIM1020 Applied Animal Biology Compulsory
CHEM1004 Chemistry Compulsory
AGRC1024 Plant Production Principles and Technologies Required for Major
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
HORT2007 Horticultural Science Required for Major
LAND2003 The Soil Environment Required for Major
Elective Elective
Year 2 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
PLNT3017 Plant and Environmental Health Required for Major
PLNT2002 Plant Physiology Required for Major
Choose 4 units:

[ AGRC2013 Agricultural Microbiology and Gene Technology
AGRC2030 Agricultural Economics
AGRC2040 Agronomy ]

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
AGRC3041 Plant Breeding
OR
LAND3005 Soil Plant Relationships
Required for Major
Choose 4 units:
[ AGRC3041 Plant Breeding
OR
LAND3005 Soil Plant Relationships
AGRC3042 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
PLNT3012 Weed Science ]
Recommended
Year 3 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
AGRC3018 Sustainable Agricultural and Animal Systems Compulsory
HORT3003 Production Horticulture Required for Major
HORT3009 Horticultural Science 2 Required for Major
Choose 2 units:

[ AGRC3006 Pasture Science
AGRC3702 Design and Analysis of Experiments*
LAND3006 Soils, Landscapes and Environment
PLNT3009 Plant Protection ]

Recommended

* Highly recommended for students interested in an additional year of Honours.