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119.290 National Expedition: Agriculture and Environment (15 credits)

A study tour examining the interactions between agriculture, horticulture and environment through a series of field visits to selected agriculture, horticulture and environment systems in New Zealand. The course uses a case study and portfolio approach to develop reflective, critical, and analytical thinking on key primary industries, the New Zealand environment, and the associated interactions.

Note(s): This course is only available to approved international students. The Semester One offering will usually start mid-April (Stream site open and pre-visit activities) with the Expedition running for two weeks from late May to early June, and the final assessment due mid-June. This timing has been selected to fit with the North America semesters. Timing for the Study Abroad programme may vary from year to year but will be more or less as described. A minimum of 15 students is required for the course to proceed.

Requirements Requirements help

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

Expected prior learning Requirements help

  • To gain entry to this course you must meet the following criteria: •Have completed 120 credits at 100 level in an agriculture, horticulture or environment major, including one of 284.101, 283.101, 121.103 or equivalent. •Have a cumulative GPA of 5 (B grade) or equivalent.

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester One non-standard Distance