Courses & Units

Fundamental Principles of Agriculture (A) ZAB201

This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.

Introduction

This subject explores the study of biological, chemical, geological and physical sciences in an agricultural context.  Concepts covered in this subject will include photosynthesis and respiration, organ systems, global systems, energy and nutrient cycling and include a focus on ecosystems, considering the role of microorganisms within ecosystems and disease.

Summary

Unit name Fundamental Principles of Agriculture (A)
Unit code ZAB201
Credit points 6.25
Faculty/School University College
Discipline Agribusiness
Coordinator

Stephen Ives

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
2 050101

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Requisites

Co-requisites

ZAP201

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Workshop: two full days.

Assessment

AT1: Tutorial Exercise (20%), AT2: Case Study Report (40%), AT3: Mind Map of Agricultural Systems (30%), AT4: Portfolio (10%)

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Textbooks

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