The Graduate Certificate in Agriculture is designed as a professional development course in areas relevant to agriculture. The course is the first award level of a program which gives qualified applicants the opportunity for study at a higher level in agriculture related disciplines such as the Master of Science in Agriculture.
The flexibility of the program gives students the opportunity to gain essential skills from foundation units in Agricultural areas or broaden and develop their professional knowledge and management skills in a chosen area of study.
All majors can only be studied on a part-time basis unless a program of study has been approved by the course co-ordinator.
Units Of Study:
Possible approved course work programs include:
- Agricultural Consulting
- Animal Science
- Canine Management
- Cotton Production
- Precision Agriculture
- Sustainable Grains Production.
Eligibility Criteria :
A candidate shall:
- hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification from a recognised University; or
- hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification in a relevant discipline*.
*Relevant disciplines include, but are not limited to: agribusiness, agriculture, agricultural economics, animal science, botany, rural science and zoology.