|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
On successful completion of this module students should be able to:
Compare different methods of forage conservation.
Demonstrate an awareness of the biorefining potential of grasslands.
This module explores the roles of plant breeding and forage conservation as part of sustainable grassland systems. It also looks at the potential for biorefining grass.
- The processes and value of developing new forage crops for use in pasture-based systems.
- Different methods of forage conservation.
- The biorefining potential of grasslands.
|Skills Type||Skills details|
|Creative Problem Solving||The MCQ exam will pose questions that present theoretical problems for the students to solve|
|Critical and analytical thinking||Students will be expected to synthesise complex information|
|Digital capability||Students will be required to examine and synthesize quantitative data from a range of publications and databases to develop answers for their MCQ exam|
This module is at CQFW Level 7