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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Postgraduate Diploma in AgriCommerce
PGDipAgriCommerce

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates.

Part II

Admission

1. Admission to the Postgraduate Diploma in AgriCommerce requires that the candidate will:

(a) meet the University admission requirements as specified; and

(b) have been awarded or qualified for the Bachelor of AgriCommerce, or equivalent.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Postgraduate Diploma in AgriCommerce shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 120 credits at 700 level, comprising:

(a) courses selected from the Schedule to the Qualification;

and including:

(b) no more than a total of 30 credits of approved Special Topic or professional development courses.

Specialisations

3. The Postgraduate Diploma in AgriCommerce is awarded without endorsement.

Completion Requirements

4. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates will apply.

5. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes; candidates who do not meet the requirements for graduation may, subject to the approval of Academic Board, be awarded the Postgraduate Certificate in Business or the Postgraduate Certificate in Science and Technology should they meet the relevant Qualification requirements.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

6. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Schedule for the Postgraduate Diploma in AgriCommerce

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

112.747 International Food and Agribusiness Strategies 15 credits R 112.748
178.740 Global Food Markets and Trade 15 credits R 178.757

Elective courses (At least 90 credits from)

112.701 Farm Management 30 credits  
112.702 International Agri-Food Marketing Strategies 15 credits  
112.743 Cooperative Governance and Management 15 credits  
119.731 Topics in Agricultural Extension and Consultancy 15 credits R 111.755
119.752 Advanced Farm and Horticultural Management 15 credits P 119.381, 119.382, 119.358 R 111.752, 119.751
119.791 Special Topic 15 credits  
119.792 Special Topic 15 credits  
152.752 Project Management 30 credits  
178.742 Environmental Economics for Non-Economists 15 credits R 178.360 and 178.762
178.755 Economic Growth, International and Development Economics 30 credits P Any undergraduate-level Economics course or 178.703 R 178.750, 178.770
247.791 Special Topic in Data Analysis 15 credits  
284.703 Vegetable Production Science 15 credits R 171.722; 171.724; 284.701; 284.702
284.704 Fruit Production Science 15 credits R 171.722; 171.724; 284.701; 284.702

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