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AG4002 - Tropical Agricultural Sciences Honours (Part 2 of 2)

Credit points: 12
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Subject chain: AG4001 AG4002
Administered by: School of Marine & Tropical Biology

Except with the approval of the Head of School/Associate Dean, all subjects in a chain must be studied in consecutive teaching periods.

This subject requires a full academic year of study commencing during the first week of February or September. Each student will be under the direct supervision of a member of the academic staff. Details of the assessment procedures may be obtained from the Head of discipline or nominated Honours coordinator at either campus.

Learning Outcomes

  • To be able to undertake independent research in any Agricultural Sciences discipline.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to adapt knowledge to new situations;
  • The ability to think critically, to analyse and evaluate claims, evidence and arguments, and to reason and deploy evidence clearly and logically;
  • The ability to reflect on and evaluate learning, and to learn independently in a self directed manner.


As this subject is part of a subject chain, a final standard grade (e.g. P, C) will only be recorded for each subject after successful completion of all parts of the subject chain.

Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012

Cairns, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 23-Aug-2012

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012

Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 23-Aug-2012

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.