Program requirements

The program requirements (course list and program rules (PDF, 126KB)) 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.

What do the different requirements mean?

  • Core - all students must complete this course
  • Elective - required for the program, chosen from specific selection of courses

Year 1 

Semester 1 and Semester 2 course options
Semester 1 Semester 2
Compulsory core courses - complete 10 units for

AGRC1012 Food & Fibre Case Studies I 

ACCT11012,3 Accounting for Decision Making

MKTG15011,3 Foundations of Marketing MGTS26042,3 Introduction to Human Resource Management
MGTS16012,3 Organisational Behaviour  
Elective courses - choose 6 units for 
2 units electives - refer to electives section  4 units electives - refer to electives section 

Additional information:

  1. Course offered in Semester 1, Semester 2 and Summer Semester
  2. Course offered in Semester 1 and Semester 2. 
  3. This course is only offered at St Lucia campus.

Year 2

Semester 1 and Semester 2 course options
Semester 1 Semester 2
Compulsory core courses - complete 8 units for
AGRC2023 Agribusiness Planning & Management AGRC2000 Food & Fibre Case Studies II
  AGRC2030 Agricultural Economics
  MKTG3960 Applied Market Research
Elective courses - choose 8 units for 
6 units electives - refer to electives section 2 units electives - refer to electives section 

Year 3

Semester 1 and Semester 2 course options
Semester 1 Semester 2
Compulsory core courses - complete 14 units for
FINM3960 Agribusiness Investment Project Appraisal AGRC3000 Food & Fibre Case Studies III (4 units)
IBUS39601 Export Marketing & Practices AGRC3023 Agrifood Strategy & Competitiveness
MGTS3968 Sustainable Food Supply Chains  
MKTG3961 Commodities, Futures & Options  
Elective courses - choose 2 units for 
Elective courses are only available in Semester 2.  2 units electives - refer to electives section 

Additional information:

  1. Course offered in Semester 1 only from 2022. 

Electives

Please refer to the Bachelor of Agribusiness program rules for the electives requirements. 

Program elective courses

Semester 1 and Semester 2 course options
Semester 1 Semester 2
Level 1 elective courses 

Program elective courses are only available in Semester 2.

Refer to General Electives for other course options. 

AGRC1016 Food & Fibre in the E-Landscape

General elective courses

Students may complete courses from any part of the BAgribus course list, the Bachelor of Agricultural Science, Bachelor of Equine Science, Bachelor of Veterinary Technology, Bachelor of Wildlife Science or other course lists.