Courses & Units

Crop Protection and Biosecurity KLA311

Hobart

Introduction

Studies the principles and practices of management of plant diseases, pests and weeds. Modules of teaching within the unit will include: (1) Weeds (2) Pest and Disease Monitoring and Decision Making (3) Chemicals in Crop Protection (4) Cultural Control and Host Plant Resistance (5) Biological Control and (6) Integrated Pest and Disease Management.

Summary

Unit name Crop Protection and Biosecurity
Unit code KLA311
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture
Discipline Agriculture and Food Systems
Teaching staff

Assoc Prof GR Allen (Coordinator), Assoc Prof CR Wilson (Coordinator), Dr KM Barry

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
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International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

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Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
050100 $493.00 $493.00 not applicable $2,783.00

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Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

KLA608

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

26 lectures and 39 hrs practicals/tutorials

Assessment

3-hr theory exam (55%), internal assessment - assignments and practical reports (30%), plant collection (10%)

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Textbooks

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