Level 1 Agricultural and Horticultural Science
This subject is for students interested in understanding plant and animal production systems in New Zealand. It involves some practical work which covers the key areas associated with crop production and animal growth and development.
What Knowledge Will I Develop?
Students will learn about soil science, pasture and crop management, animal husbandry and animal handling skills, health and safety in the rural work place, practical skills used in agricultural or horticultural production, geographic distribution of agriculture and horticulture in New Zealand, the environmental impact of agriculture and horticulture in New Zealand, plant husbandry and management practices.
How Will The Course Contribute To My Qualification?
|Code||Title||Credits||Internal||External||Core||Optional||L1 Literacy||L1 Numeracy||UE Reading||UE Writing||Date|
|497||Demonstrate knowledge of health and safety in the workplace (Unit Standard)||3||y||y||07-04-2021|
|90921||Demonstrate knowledge of livestock management practices||5||y||y||y||19-11-2021|
|90919||Demonstrate knowledge of soil management practices||4||y||y||19-11-2021|
|90160||Demonstrate knowledge of the impact on the environment of primary production management practices||3||y||y||y||01-07-2021|
|90920||Demonstrate knowledge of the geographic distribution of agricultural and horticultural primary production in New Zealand||3||y||y||y||27-05-2021|
|90157||Demonstrate practical skills used in agricultural or horticultural production||4||y||y||15-04-2021|
|90918||Carry out a practical agricultural or horticultural investigation||4||y||y||y||18-03-2021|
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