Charles Sturt University

Bachelor of Agriculture

Charles Sturt University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00005F

Agriculture is one of the most rapidly changing fields of study in the 21st century. As such, there is high demand for skilled professionals to develop ethical and sustainable food production systems, to support the world's growing populations. The Bachelor of Agriculture from Charles Sturt University will provide you with education across all major disciplines that underpin modern agricultural industries. With a science-base, this agriculture degree also focuses on practical issues facing modern agriculture, producers, agribusiness and the environment. Flexible study options allow you to undertake the Bachelor of Agriculture at your own pace, and gain credit if you already hold a relevant TAFE qualification. This qualification can be completed in three years of full-time study or six years part-time – making it ideal to study while you work You also have the option to exit early with an Associate Degree in Farm Production, or further your agriculture study to the Bachelor of Agricultural Science.

Structure

To graduate students must satisfactorily complete 192 points.

Subjects

  • Agriculture

Standard entry requirements

A completed High School Certificate with an ATAR equivalent of 65 (including adjustment factors) or equivalent.ORA completed Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) with an equivalent ranking to the currently listed ATARORA completed AQF Certificate III or higher level qualification.OR50% completion of an AQF Diploma level qualification.ORA completed Tertiary Preparation Course from an Australian University or an accredited provider demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.ORSuccessful completion of two university level subjects (AQF level Associate Degree or higher) demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.ANDSTANDARD English Language Proficiency requirements.

Recognition

Students are eligible for the Ag Institute Undergraduate Student membership to the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology. Graduate students are eligible for full membership to the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology. Students can become members of The Australian Society of Agriculture, the Australian Weed Society and the Australian Soil Society.

Study pathways

Charles Sturt University frequently recognises prior learning, including study at other institutions, in many of its degrees. Each request for credit is individually assessed prior to the start of the course.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Online International: $93,600
  • ATAR: 65
Yes
  • Full-time : 3 years
Wagga Wagga International: $93,600
  • ATAR: 65
No
  • Full-time : 3 years

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