Sustainable Agriculture, Master in Australia 2019

Charles Sturt Univerity Australia

Study in:Australia
Expired
Deadline: 21 January 2019

The Sustainable Agriculture program offered by the Charles Sturt University is designed to meet your vocational and professional requirements, this course can be used to further your understanding of topic areas studied in a prior qualification or to broaden your knowledge into new areas.

The Master of Sustainable Agriculture is ideal for professional development, or for retraining professionals to redirect or enhance their existing capabilities for a career in the agricultural or agribusiness sectors. You will develop creative and critical perspectives on sustainability, and investigate innovative ways to enhance agriculture for the medium to long-term future.

Graduates are equipped to provide leadership in policy, research and strategic management relevant to a wide range of industry contexts. Graduates find careers in advisory and policy / advocacy roles, executive management, agriculture and agribusiness consultancy, the agricultural finance sector, Landcare and catchment management agency roles, natural resource management, agricultural education and training, and as rural counsellors.

Career opportunities

CSU’s Master of Sustainable Agriculture is ideal for professionals wishing to redirect or enhance their capabilities for a career in the agricultural or agribusiness sectors. Graduates are equipped to provide leadership in policy, research and strategic management in a wide range of industry contexts. Careers are available in advisory and policy/advocacy roles, executive management, agriculture and agribusiness consultancy, the agricultural finance sector, Landcare and catchment management agency roles, natural resource management, agricultural education and training, and rural counselling.

Program Structure

Courses included:

  • Sustainable Agriculture Issues and Viewpoints
  • Managing Agro-Ecosystems
  • Reading in Science and Agriculture
  • Resource Economics
  • Managing Rural Change

Academic Requirements

  • A completed Bachelors Degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline from a University or other tertiary education provider.

OR

  • A completed Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Agriculture from a University or other tertiary education provider (or equivalent).

OR

  • A completed Graduate Diploma in Sustainable Agriculture from a University or other tertiary education provider (or equivalent).

OR

  • Relevant Industry experience from the agricultural/business sector of at least 2 years or equivalent knowledge gained through alternate means.

Detailed Program Facts

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