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Diploma

Graduate Diploma in Agricultural Sciences

    • CRICOS Code: 085100D

    Course overview

    • 1 year full time / 2 years part time
    • On Campus (Parkville)
    • Available to domestic and international students
    • Start Year Intake - March and Mid Year Intake - August

    Overview

    Through the Graduate Diploma in Agricultural Sciences, learn about the issues underpinning the advances in food and fibre production within the Australian and International Agriculture sectors.

    Core subjects

    The discipline core subjects within the Graduate Diploma in Agricultural Sciences cover a range of plant and animal disciplines as well as a focus on current and emerging environmental agricultural and associated industry impacts.

    Interdisciplinary studies

    Explore the interdisciplinary nature of agricultural crop, food and fibre production and markets at an advanced level. And gain a foundation in the scientific principles and analytical skills behind improved agricultural production systems and their sustainability.

    Knowledge and skills are developed in environmental, economic, social and ethical factors related to plant- and animal-derived food and fibre production in Australia and globally.

    Specialise and focus your career

    With this graduate diploma you can focus on one area or complete subjects across each of the five specialisations: The five areas of specialisation include: Agribusiness, Agricultural Extension and Innovation, Animal Science, Crop Production and Food Security.