Program requirements

The Courses and requirements set out the courses and rules you must follow to successfully complete this program.

You must also comply with UQ’s University Policies and Procedures.

Semester 1 Commencement (February intake)

1st Semester (February - June)

Course Code & TitleRequirements

Choose 4 units from:

[ AGRC7005 Advanced Agronomy
AGRC7045 Agricultural Research Methodologies
AGRC7046 Leadership in Rural Industries and Communities
AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
MGTS7963 Evaluation of Programs & Projects2
MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing
PLNT6894 Principles of Weed Science
PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant Protection ]

Foundational Courses (Previously 'Part A') 

and/or 

Flexible Core Courses (Previously 'Part B')

and/or 

Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

Choose 4 units from:

AGRC7005 Advanced Agronomy
BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
PLNT6894 Principles of Weed Science
PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant Protection ]
Flexible Core Courses (Previously 'Part B')

Semester 2 Commencement (July intake)

2nd Semester (July - November)

Course Code & TitleRequirements

Choose 4 units from:

AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
AGRC7045 Agricultural Research Methodologies
AGRC7047 Global Challenges in Agriculture
AGRC7048 Principles of Plant Physiology
AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments
AGRC7520 International Agricultural Development
ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management
ANIM7240 Animal Nutrition and Technology
ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
HORT7002 Horticulture Production
LAND7000 Water & Land Resource Management
LAND7009 Soil and Growth Media Management
MGTS7523 System Dynamics
MGTS7968 Rural Community Development1  
PLNT7005 Plant Protection ]

Foundational Courses (Previously 'Part A') 

and/or 

Flexible Core Courses (Previously 'Part B')

and/or 

Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

Choose 4 units from:

AGRC7048 Principles of Plant Physiology
BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
HORT7002 Horticulture Production
LAND7000 Water & Land Resource Management
LAND7009 Soil and Growth Media Management
PLNT7005 Plant Protection ]
Flexible Core Courses (Previously 'Part B')
  1. Course offered in odd years only.
  2. Course offered in even years only.
  3. Course not offered in 2021. 

Program requirements

The Courses and requirements set out the courses and rules you must follow to successfully complete this program.

You must also comply with UQ’s University Policies and Procedures.

    Agronomy

    1st Semester (February - June)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements
    AGRC7005 Advanced AgronomyFlexible Core Course - Agronomy Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')
    PLNT6894 Principles of Weed ScienceFlexible Core Course - Agronomy Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')
    PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant ProtectionFlexible Core Course - Agronomy Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

    Choose 2 units from:

    AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
    AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
    ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
    ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
    ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
    ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
    FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
    FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
    MGTS7963 Evaluation of Programs & Projects2
    MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing ]
    Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

    2nd Semester (July - November)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements
    AGRC7048 Principles of Plant Physiology

    Flexible Core Course - Agronomy Field of Study

    (Previously 'Part B')

    LAND7000 Water and Land Resource Management

    Flexible Core Course - Agronomy Field of Study

    (Previously 'Part B')

    Either choose 4 units from:

    AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
    AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments
    AGRC7520 International Agricultural Development
    ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management3
    ANIM7240 Animal Nutrition and Technology
    ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
    ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
    FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
    MGTS7523 System Dynamics
    MGTS7968 Rural Community Development1
    MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement ]

    OR

    AGRC7619 Graduate Research Project III

    Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

    3rd Semester (February - June)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements

    Either 8 units from:

    AGRC7617 Graduate Research Project III

    Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

    OR

    Continue AGRC7619 Graduate Research Project III

    AND choose 4 units from:

    AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
    AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
    ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
    ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
    ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
    ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
    FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
    FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
    MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing ]

    Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

     

     

     

     

    Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

    1. Course offered in odd years only.
    2. Course offered in even years only.
    3. Course not offered in 2021. 

    Horticulture

    1st Semester (February - June)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements
    PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant Protection

    Flexible Core Course - Horticulture Field of Study

    (Previously 'Part B')

    Choose 6 units from:

    AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management 
    AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
    ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
    ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
    ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
    ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
    FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
    FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
    MGTS7963 Evaluation of Programs & Projects
    MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing
    PLNT6894 Principles of Weed Science ]

    Flexible Core Course - Horticulture Field of Study 

    (Previously 'Part B')

    and/or 

    Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

    2nd Semester (July - November)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements
    AGRC7048 Principles of Plant Physiology

    Flexible Core Course - Horticulture Field of Study 

    (Previously 'Part B')

    HORT7002 Horticulture Production

    Flexible Core Course - Horticulture Field of Study 

    (Previously 'Part B')

    LAND7009 Soil and Growth Media Management

    Flexible Core Course - Horticulture Field of Study 

    (Previously 'Part B')

    Choose 2 units from:

    AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
    AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments
    AGRC7520 International Agricultural Development
    ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management3
    ANIM7240 Animal Nutrition and Technology
    ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
    ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
    FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
    MGTS7523 System Dynamics
    MGTS7968 Rural Community Development1
    MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement ]

    Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

    3rd Semester (February - June)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements
    AGRC7617 Graduate Research Project IIIResearch Project Course (Previously 'Part C')
    1. Course offered in odd years only.
    2. Course offered in even years only.
    3. Course not offered in 2021. 

    Plant Protection

    1st Semester (February - June)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements

    Choose 4 units from:

    BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
    BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
    PLNT6894 Principles of Weed Science
    PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant Protection ]

    Flexible Core Course - Plant Protection Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

    Choose 4 units from:

    AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
    AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
    ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
    ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
    ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
    ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
    BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
    BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
    FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
    FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
    MGTS7963 Evaluation of Programs & Projects1
    MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing
    PLNT6894 Principles of Weed Science
    PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant Protection ]

    Flexible Core Course - Plant Protection Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

    and/or 

    Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

    2nd Semester (July - November)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements

    Choose 4 units from:

    AGRC7048 Principles of Plant Physiology
    BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
    BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
    ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
    PLNT7005 Plant Protection ]

    Flexible Core Course - Plant Protection Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

    Either choose 4 units from:

    AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
    AGRC7048 Principles of Plant Physiology
    AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments
    AGRC7520 International Agricultural Development
    ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management3
    ANIM7240 Animal Nutrition and Technology
    ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
    ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
    BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
    BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
    ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
    FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
    MGTS7523 System Dynamics
    MGTS7968 Rural Community Development2
    MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement
    PLNT7005 Plant Protection ]

    OR

    AGRC7619 Graduate Research Project III

    Flexible Core Course - Plant Protection Field of Study (Previously 'Part B') 

    and/or 

    Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

    3rd Semester (February - June)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements

    Either 8 units from:

    AGRC7617 Graduate Research Project III

    Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

    OR

    Continue AGRC7619 Graduate Research Project III

    AND choose 4 units from:

    AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
    AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
    ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
    ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
    ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
    ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
    BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
    BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
    FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
    FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
    MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing
    PLNT6894 Principles of Weed Science
    PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant Protection ]

    Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Flexible Core Course - Plant Protection Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

    and/or

    Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

    1. Course offered in even years only.
    2. Course offered in odd years only.
    3. Course not offered in 2021. 

    General Studies (no field of study undertaken)

    1st Semester (February - June)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements
    PLNT6894 Principles of Weed ScienceField of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B')
    PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant ProtectionField of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B')

    Choose 4 units from:

    AGRC7005 Advanced Agronomy
    AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
    AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
    ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
    ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
    ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
    ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
    BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
    BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
    FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
    FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
    MGTS7963 Evaluation of Programs & Projects
    MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing ]

     

    Field of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B') 

    and/or 

    Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

    2nd Semester (July - November)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements
    AGRC7048 Principles of Plant PhysiologyField of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B')

    Choose 2 units from:

    BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
    BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
    ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
    HORT7002 Horticulture Production
    LAND7000 Water & Land Resource Management
    LAND7009 Soil and Growth Media Management
    PLNT7005 Plant Protection ]
    Field of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B')

    Either choose 4 units from:

    AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
    AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments 
    AGRC7520 International Agricultural Development
    ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management
    ANIM7240 Animal Nutrition and Technology
    ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
    ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
    BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
    BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
    ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
    FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
    HORT7002 Horticulture Production
    LAND7000 Water & Land Resource Management
    LAND7009 Soil and Growth Media Management
    MGTS7523 System Dynamics
    MGTS7968 Rural Community Development
    MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement
    PLNT7005 Plant Protection ]


    OR

    AGRC7619 Graduate Research Project III

    Field of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B') 

    and/or 

    Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

    3rd Semester (February - June)

    Course Code & TitleRequirements

    Either 8 units from:

    AGRC7617 Graduate Research Project III

    Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

    OR

    Continue AGRC7619 Graduate Research Project III

    AND choose 4 units from:

    AGRC7005 Advanced Agronomy
    AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
    AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
    ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
    ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
    ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
    ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
    BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
    BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
    FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
    FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
    MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing ]

     

    Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

     

     

     

     

     

    Field of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B') 

    and/or 

    Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

    1. Course offered in even years only.
    2. Course offered in odd years only.
    3. Course not offered in 2021. 

    Program requirements

    The Courses and requirements set out the courses and rules you must follow to successfully complete this program.

    You must also comply with UQ’s University Policies and Procedures.

      Agronomy

      1st Semester (February - June)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements
      AGRC7005 Advanced AgronomyFlexible Core Course - Agronomy Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')
      AGRC7045 Agricultural Research MethodologiesFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')
      AGRC7046 Leadership in Rural Industries and CommunitiesFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')
      PLNT6894 Principles of Weed ScienceFlexible Core Course - Agronomy Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

      2nd Semester (July - November)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements
      AGRC7047 Global Challenges in AgricultureFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')
      AGRC7048 Principles of Plant PhysiologyFlexible Core Course - Agronomy Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')
      LAND7000 Water and Land Resource ManagementFlexible Core Course - Agronomy Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

      Choose 2 units from:

      AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
      AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments
      ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management3
      ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
      MGTS7968 Rural Community Development1
      MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement ]

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      3rd Semester (February - June)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements
      PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant ProtectionFlexible Core Course - Agronomy Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

      Choose 2 units from:

      AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
      AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
      ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
      ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
      FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
      FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
      MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing ]
      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      Either choose 4 units from:

      AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
      AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
      ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
      ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
      FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
      FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
      MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing ]

       

      OR

      AGRC7618 Graduate Research Project III

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

      4th Semester (July – November)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements

      Either 8 units from:

      AGRC7617 Graduate Research Project III

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

      OR

      Continue AGRC7618 Graduate Research Project III

      AND choose 4 units from:

      AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
      AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments
      AGRC7520 International Agricultural Development
      ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management3
      ANIM7240 Animal Nutrition and Technology
      ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
      MGTS7523 System Dynamics
      MGTS7963 Evaluation of Programs & Projects2
      MGTS7968 Rural Community Development
      MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement ]

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

       

       

       

       

       

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      1. Course offered in odd years only.
      2. Course offered in even years only.
      3. Course not offered in 2021. 

      Horticulture

      1st Semester (February - June)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements
      AGRC7045 Agricultural Research MethodologiesFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')
      AGRC7046 Leadership in Rural Industries and CommunitiesFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')
      PLNT6894 Principles of Weed Science (recommended elective)Flexible Core Course - Horticulture Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

      Choose 2 units from:

      AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
      AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
      ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
      ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
      FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
      FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
      MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing ]
      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      2nd Semester (July - November)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements
      AGRC7047 Global Challenges in AgricultureFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')
      AGRC7048 Principles of Plant PhysiologyFlexible Core Course - Horticulture Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')
      HORT7002 Horticulture ProductionFlexible Core Course - Horticulture Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')
      LAND7009 Soil and Growth Media ManagementFlexible Core Course - Horticulture Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

      3rd Semester (February - June)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements
      PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant ProtectionFlexible Core Course - Horticulture Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

      Choose 2 units from:

      AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
      AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
      ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
      ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
      FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
      FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
      MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing ]
      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      Either choose 4 units from:

      AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
      AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
      AGRC7520 International Agricultural Development
      ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
      ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
      ANIM7240 Animal Nutrition and Technology
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
      FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
      FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
      MGTS7523 System Dynamics
      MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing ]

       

      OR

      AGRC7618 Graduate Research Project III

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

      4th Semester (July – November)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements

      Either 8 units from:

      AGRC7617 Graduate Research Project III

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

      OR

      Continue AGRC7618 Graduate Research Project III

      AND choose 4 units from:

      AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
      AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments
      AGRC7520 International Agricultural Development
      ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management3
      ANIM7240 Animal Nutrition and Technology
      ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
      MGTS7523 System Dynamics
      MGTS7968 Rural Community Development1
      MGTS7963 Evaluation of Programs & Projects2
      MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement ]

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

       

       

       

       

       

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      1. Course offered in odd years only.
      2. Course offered in even years only.
      3. Course not offered in 2021. 

      Plant Protection

      1st Semester (February - June)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements
      AGRC7045 Agricultural Research MethodologiesFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')
      AGRC7046 Leadership in Rural Industries and CommunitiesFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')

      Choose 4 units from:

      BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
      BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
      PLNT6894 Principles of Weed Science
      PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant Protection ]

      Flexible Core Course - Plant Protection Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

      2nd Semester (July - November)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements
      AGRC7047 Global Challenges in AgricultureFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')

      Choose 4 units from:

      AGRC7048 Principles of Plant Physiology
      BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
      BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
      ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
      PLNT7005 Plant Protection ]

      Flexible Core Course - Plant Protection Field of Study (Previously 'Part B')

      Choose 2 units from:

      AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
      AGRC7048 Principles of Plant Physiology
      AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments
      ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
      ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management3
      ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
      BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
      ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
      FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
      MGTS7963 Evaluation of Programs & Projects2
      MGTS7968 Rural Community Development3
      MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement
      PLNT7005 Plant Protection ]

      Flexible Core Course - Plant Protection Field of Study (Previously 'Part B') 

      and/or 

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      3rd Semester (February - June)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements

      Choose 4 units from:

      AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
      AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
      ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
      ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
      BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
      BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
      FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
      FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
      MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing
      PLNT6894 Principles of Weed Science
      PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant Protection ]

      Flexible Core Course - Plant Protection Field of Study (Previously 'Part B') 

      and/or 

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      Either choose 4 units from:

      AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
      AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
      ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
      ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
      BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
      BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
      FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
      FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
      MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing
      PLNT6894 Principles of Weed Science
      PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant Protection ]

       

      OR

      AGRC7618 Graduate Research Project III

      Flexible Core Course - Plant Protection Field of Study (Previously 'Part B') 

      and/or 

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

      4th Semester (July – November)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements

      Either 8 units from:

      AGRC7617 Graduate Research Project III

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

      OR

      Continue AGRC7618 Graduate Research Project III

      AND choose 4 units from:

      AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
      AGRC7048 Principles of Plant Physiology
      AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments
      AGRC7520 International Agricultural Development
      ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management3
      ANIM7240 Animal Nutrition and Technology
      ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
      BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
      ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
      FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
      MGTS7523 System Dynamics
      MGTS7963 Evaluation of Programs & Projects2
      MGTS7968 Rural Community Development1
      MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement
      PLNT7005 Plant Protection ]

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

      Flexible Core Course - Plant Protection Field of Study (Previously 'Part B') 

      and/or 

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      1. Course offered in odd years only.
      2. Course offered in even years only.
      3. Course not offered in 2021. 

      General Studies (no field of study undertaken)

      1st Semester (February - June)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements
      AGRC7045 Agricultural Research MethodologiesFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')
      AGRC7046 Leadership in Rural Industries and CommunitiesFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')
      PLNT6894 Principles of Weed ScienceField of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B')

      Choose 2 units from:

      AGRC7005 Advanced Agronomy
       BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
       BIOL7017 Plant Pathology ]
      Field of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B')

      2nd Semester (July - November)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements
      AGRC7047 Global Challenges in AgricultureFoundational Course (Previously 'Part A')
      AGRC7048 Principles of Plant PhysiologyField of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B')

      Choose 2 units from:

      BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
      BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
      ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
      HORT7002 Horticulture Production
      LAND7000 Water & Land Resource Management 
      LAND7009 Soil and Growth Media Management
      PLNT7005 Plant Protection
      MGTS7963 Evaluation of Programs & Projects2 ]
      Field of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B')

      Choose 2 units from:

      AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
      AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments
      ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management
      ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
      BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
      ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
      FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
      HORT7002 Horticulture Production
      LAND7000 Water & Land Resource Management
      LAND7009 Soil and Growth Media Management
      MGTS7968 Rural Community Development1
      MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement
      PLNT7005 Plant Protection ]

      Field of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B') 

      and/or 

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      3rd Semester (February - June)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements
      PLNT7014 Principles of Integrated Plant ProtectionField of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B')

      Choose 2 units from:

      AGRC7005 Advanced Agronomy
      AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
      AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
      ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
      ANIM7016 Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
      BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
      BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
      FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
      FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
      MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing ]

      Field of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B') 

      and/or 

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      Either choose 4 units from:

      AGRC7005 Advanced Agronomy
      AGRC7050 Agribusiness Value Chain Management
      AGRC7052 Animal and Plant Biosecurity
      ANIM7001 Animal Science & Production
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      ANIM7621 Animal Breeding Technology
      BIOL7013 Biosecurity Plant Pests: Invertebrates
      BIOL7017 Plant Pathology
      FOOD7006 Food Safety & Quality Management
      FOOD7011 Principles of Food Preservation
      MGTS7963 Evaluation of Programs & Projects2
      MKTG7961 Agribusiness Marketing ]

       

      OR

      AGRC7618 Graduate Research Project III

       

      Field of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B') 

      and/or 

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

       

       

       

       

       

       

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

      4th Semester (July – November)

      Course Code & TitleRequirements

      Either 8 units from:

      AGRC7617 Graduate Research Project III

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

      OR

      Continue AGRC7618 Graduate Research Project III

      AND choose 4 units from:

      AGRC4101 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture
      AGRC7501 Design and Analysis of Experiments
      AGRC7520 International Agricultural Development
      ANIM7023 Human - Wildlife Conflict Management3
      ANIM7240 Animal Nutrition and Technology
      ANIM7241 Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
      ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science
      BIOL7011 Molecular Diagnostics in Plant Protection
      BIOL7012 Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
      ENTM6003 Terrestrial Arthropods
      FOOD7013 Food Chemistry & Analysis
      HORT7002 Horticulture Production
      LAND7000 Water & Land Resource Management
      LAND7009 Soil and Growth Media Management
      MGTS7523 System Dynamics
      MGTS7968 Rural Community Development1
      MGTS7976 Effective Stakeholder Engagement
      PLNT7005 Plant Protection ]

      Research Project Course (Previously 'Part C')

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

      Field of Study Courses (Previously 'Part B') 

      and/or 

      Program Elective Courses (Previously 'Part D')

      1. Course offered in odd years only.
      2. Course offered in even years only.
      3. Course not offered in 2021. 

       

      Recommended requirements

      There are recommended immunisation requirements for this program.