6 months
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About

The Agricultural Science certificate from the University of Southern Queensland enables graduates from a range of science related disciplines to gain an overview of the direction of global agriculture in the 21st century and enhance their knowledge base of specific skills in agricultural production. 

Overview

  • Up-skill and broaden your career prospects in an area where demand is growing for educated professionals.
  • In this degree you have the opportunity to study areas such as food security, the application of new technologies to agricultural production and research, crop biology, soil management and advances in agricultural machinery, among others.

Career outcomes 

  • By studying the Agricultural Science certificate from the University of Southern Queensland you can broaden your career prospects to include employment in agricultural consulting, aspects of crop science, agricultural science laboratories, field-based research and on-farm technologies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Food Security in the 21st Century

  • Critical Issues in Agriculture

  • Agronomy     

  • Agricultural Materials and Post-Harvest Technologies   

  • Agricultural Soil Mechanics    

  • Climate Risk

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply throughout the year and for courses that start in three different semesters
  • Apply early, to make sure you secure a place

Credits

4 alternative credits

units

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 069701A  

  • 3-year Bachelor degree from an Australian university or equivalent. 
  • or
  • equivalent professional work experience, as determined through the Credit and Exemption procedure.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18800 AUD per year during 6 months.
  • National

    14800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14800 AUD per year during 6 months.
  • Commonwealth supported: AUD 4008
  • International Online: AUD 18800

Living costs for Toowoomba

1200 - 2000 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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