Students will explore the many and varied career opportunities in agriculture and its related service industries.
Students investigate the viability of Australian agriculture through the careful management of long-term issues relating to the sustainability of agricultural systems, as well as the relationships between production, processing and consumption.
The study of a range of enterprises allows students to make responsible decisions about the appropriate use of current and emerging agricultural technologies.
Agricultural Technology is an elective course that may be studied for 100 or 200 hours during Stage 5. It builds on the knowledge, skills and experiences developed in the Technology (Mandatory) Years 7-8 syllabus. Satisfactory completion of 100 or 200 hours of study in Agricultural Technology, during Stage 5, will be recorded, with a grade, on the student’s Record of School Achievement (RoSA).
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The skills of designing, investigating, using technology, experimental techniques and communicating will also be developed over the period of the course.
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