119.270 Policy, Regulation and Government in Primary Industry (15 credits)

Legal responsibilities and compliance associated with primary production; obligations under Te Tiriti o Waitangi and examples of legislation including resource management, hazardous substances and new organisms, animal welfare, health and safety, food safety, biosecurity and employment. Central and local government, and industry systems. Implications for owners, managers and employees in the rural sector.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s):
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level

Expected prior learning Requirements help

  • Knowledge of typical operations on farms/orchards in New Zealand would be an advantage.

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2021 Semester Two full semester Distance