|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
|Semester Assessment||Written report Pass mark = 50% 1500 Words||100%|
|Supplementary Assessment||Written report Pass mark = 50% 1500 Words||100%|
On successful completion of this module students should be able to:
Identify key challenges to pastoral agricultural systems in a changing environment.
Differentiate between, and identify potential management options
for, the most prevalent pasture pests and diseases.
This module will provide an introduction to grassland management challenges in a changing environment. It will focus on common soil problems and remediation options; and potential management options for, the most prevalent pasture pests and diseases.
- The greatest challenges faced by pastoral agricultural systems in a changing environment.
- The most common soil problems and remediation options.
- Potential management options for the most prevalent pasture pests and diseases.
|Skills Type||Skills details|
|Creative Problem Solving||The assessment 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 written assessment.|
This module is at CQFW Level 7