Advance your environmental or landscaping career with CSU’s Bachelor of Horticulture. Study horticulture with CSU to hone your skills and enhance sustainability of rural industries and regional economic development.
Become a multi-skilled professional capable of fulfilling a range of management and leadership roles while gaining a strong foundation in science, applied plant science, management, finance and communication.
With a strong science foundation, CSU’s Bachelor of Horticulture offers you the platform for building your level of influence and value across the environment, landscape or production industries.
Units Of Study:
Common Core Subjects:
- Agricultural Economics
- Agricultural Marketing
- Food, Environment and Culture
- Precision Agriculture and Data Handling
- Professional Skills in Agriculture and Horticulture
- Agricultural Finance and Business Management
- Industry Practice OR International Practical Experience
- Soil Science
Additional Compulsory Subjects:
- Property Planning and Development
- Weed and Pesticide Sciences
- Chemical Fundamentals
- Principles of Irrigation
- Plant Propagation
- Flower Crop Management
- Temperate Fruit and Nut Crop Management
- Invertebrate Pest Management
- Plant Physiology
- Plant Pathology
- Soil Management
- Introduction to Microbiology
Eligibility Criteria :
A completed High School Certificate with an ATAR equivalent of 70 (including bonuses) or equivalent.
A completed AQF Certificate IV or higher level qualification.
50% completion of an AQF Diploma level qualification.
A completed Tertiary Preparation Course from an Australian University or an accredited provider demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
Successful completion of two university level subjects (AQF level Associate Degree or higher) demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
STANDARD English Language Proficiency requirements. Refer to http://futurestudents.csu.edu.au/apply/english-language for the specific requirements.