Level 2 Agriculture
There will be hands on activities such as practical, field work and experiments. Theory work will involve problem solving and research skills, and there are several skills-based assessments linked to working in the Agriculture sector.
What Knowledge Will I Develop?
Students will develop their understanding of changing land use in New Zealand and the environmental impact of agricultural practices. Students will learn the handling and treatment of livestock and the factors affecting livestock growth. Students will develop practical skills such as fencing.
How Will The Course Contribute To My Qualification?
|Code||Title||Credits||Internal||External||Core||Optional||L1 Literacy||L1 Numeracy||UE Reading||UE Writing||Date|
|24833||Identify and maintain fencing tools and equipment, and identify fencing construction materials and wire types||4||y||y||16-09-2021|
|2765||Plant trees and shrubs under close supervision||5||y||y||16-09-2021|
|24822||Install wooden battens for fencing||3||y||y||16-09-2021|
|91294||Demonstrate understanding of how NZ commercial management practices influence livestock growth and development.||4||y||y||y||19-11-2021|
|91297||Demonstrate understanding of land use for primary production in New Zealand||4||y||y||19-11-2021|
|91298||Report on the environmental impact of the production of a locally produced primary product.||4||y||y||y||24-06-2021|
|91295||Demonstrate understanding of interactions between livestock behaviour and NZ commercial management practices.||4||y||y||y||27-05-2021|
|91293||Demonstrate understanding of livestock reproductive techniques in commercial production in New Zealand||4||y||y||01-04-2021|
|1911||Assist with handling and treatment of livestock (US)||6||y||y||01-04-2021|
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