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Diploma In Agriculture

This course is designed for students who want to learn a wide range of skills and knowledge about AGRICULTURE including animal husbandry, organics, cropping and irrigation. Students may choose a combination of electives that are relevant to their needs.

Hours:
1500 hours
Mode:
Online, Correspondence
Payments:
Interest Free Payment plans are available

Work Experience

100 hours
Modules

There are 6 (six) core modules in this Diploma:

  • Farm Management
  • Agricultural Marketing
  • Pasture Management
  • Soil Management (Agriculture)
  • Workplace Health & Safety
  • Sustainable Agriculture

Stream (1):

  • Research Project I

Electives (7) choose 7 from the following:

Animal Husbandry:

  • Animal Husbandry I
  • Animal Husbandry II
  • Animal Husbandry III
  • Diagnosing Animal Diseases
  • Beef Cattle
  • Dairy Cattle
  • Calf Rearing
  • Sheep
  • Pigs
  • Aquaculture
  • Aquaponics
  • Mariculture

Organics:

  • Commercial Organic Vegetable Production
  • Permaculture
  • Organic Plant Culture

Cropping:

  • Agronomy
  • Weed Control
  • Nut Production Temperate
  • Nut Production Warm Climate
  • Fruit Production Temperate
  • Fruit Production Warm Climate
  • Mushroom Production
  • Botany I
  • Botany II
  • Viticulture
  • Berries

Irrigation

  • Irrigation
  • Irrigation Crops
  • Irrigation Management

Each module should take 100 hrs to complete and has an exam (exam fees included).

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