Postgraduate
Programme Code:
08BAGH
Duration:
1.00
Mode of Study:
Full Time
Accreditation:
NQF Level 8, Credits 120

Bachelor of Agriculture Honours

Course Overview

Postgraduate degree specialising in sustainable agriculture or agribusiness management.

Admissions Requirements

Bachelor of Agriculture or equivalent qualification at NQF Level 7 worth 360 NQF Credits.

Career Opportunities

Agricultural Research or Extension Technicians, Farm Manager.

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Prerequisite

NQF Level

NQF Credits

RME810S

Research Methodology

None

8

15

CAG810S

Contemporary Agribusiness Management

None

8

15

NRE821S

Natural Resource Economics

None

8

15

Plus ONE of the following Elective courses depending on specialisation (Dryland Permaculture Design for specialisation in Sustainable Agriculture and Applied Econometrics for Agriculture if specialisation is in Agribusiness Management)

DPD810S

Dryland Permaculture Design

None

8

15

AEA810S

Applied Econometrics for Agriculture

None

8

15

Semester 2

MAT820S        Mini-thesis                                                                                            Research Methodology                 8            30

Plus TWO of the following Elective courses depending on specialisation (Sustainable Animal Production Systems and Sustainable Plant Production Systems for specialisation in Sustainable Agriculture, and Agricultural Policies and Agricultural Trade Analysis for specialisation in Agribusiness Management):

SAP820S

Sustainable Animal Production Systems

None

8

15

SPP820S

Sustainable Plant Production Systems

None

8

15

AGP820S

Agricultural Policies

None

8

15

ATA820S

Agricultural Trade Analysis

None

8

15

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