AHC60319 | ADVANCED DIPLOMA OF AGRIBUSINESS MANAGEMENT

CRICOS Course Code:
104913E (VIC & QLD)
Course Duration:
52 weeks
Course Expiry:
N/A
Classification :
  ANZSCO 121000 Farmers And Farm Managers
 Study Mode:
National Students:
Classroom face to face

Online – Moodle

Distance

International Students:
Classroom face to face only (20 hours per week)

Unit & Assessment Information:

Completion of eight (8) selected units as below.

Unit
Assessment
AHCAGB518 Develop climate risk management strategies Assessment 1 – Short Answer Questions:  Review Climate and Enterprise data

Assessment  2 – Research Assignment : Develop a climate risk management strategies

Assessment  3  – Tutorial tasks : Interpreting climate data to forecast climate scenarios and mitigate risks.

Assessment  4 – Practical Experiment: Measuring the outside temperature using the iButton/ Temperature loggers

Assessment  5 – Climate Risk Management Quiz

AHCAGB610 Manage the production system Assessment 1 – Activity Booklet (9 Activities) : Prepare and analyse a production system selected .

Assessment 2 – Oral Presentation :Provide a summary and recommendations related to the production system management processes selected in Assessment 1.

Assessment 3 –  50-question quiz

AHCAGB609 Develop export markets for produce Assessment 1 – Evaluate market potential for an Australian product to be exported

Assessment 2 – Analyse the market and establish market potential for the product

Assessment 3 – Develop an export market strategy for a crop or commodity selected.

AHCMOM601 Analyse machinery Options Assignment 1 – Read and demonstrate your understanding of machinery evaluation needs for a farm

Assessment 2 – Written report on a machinery used in the farm

Assessment 3 – Recorded PowerPoint : Presentation and calculation of costs associated
with machinery

Assessment 4 – Calculations on running costs and comparison between leasing, rental and purchasing machinery (tractor)

AHCBUS610 Manage agribusiness risk  Assessment 1 – Legislation, Codes of Practices and Standards

Assessment 2 – Oral Presentation (Recorded ppt) on Policy and Procedures related to Risk
Management in Agribusiness.

Assessment 3 –  Report on Supply chain risk management in the agribusiness

Assessment 4 –  Report on ISO31000, and its application in an agribusiness

AHCBUS613 Manage human resources Assignment 1 – Written report on case studies provided.

Assessment 2 – Create key performance indicator document for a agribusiness organisation

Assessment 3 – Written Examination : Application of skills and knowledge about managing HR in Agribusiness sectors ( Pass mark 70 %)

AHCBIO401 – Plan and implement a biosecurity program Assignment 1Part A:   Plant Health certificates (online training)Part B:  Animal health certificates ( online training)

Assessment 2 

Part A: Plan and implement a biosecurity program

Part B: Complete the Induction and farm biosecurity risk checklist

Assessment 3: Present a biosecurity plan training program

AHCBUS511 Manage enterprise staff requirements Assignment 1 – Prerequisite Requirement/ Online Certificates: Fairwork online training

Assignment  2 – Written questions, case studies and recorded PowerPoint on Understanding Work Roles and Functions

Assignment  3 – Written questions, case studies on Understanding business functions

Assignment  4 – Written questions on Training and the workplace

Assignment  5 –Written questions on Fair Work

Assignment  6 – Written questions WHS and staff management

Assessment 7 – Written questions on Staff performance, procedures for administration of records and industrial relations
management

Assessment 8 – Written examination covering all aspect of training
conducted during the previous weeks

 Entry requirements:
Age:  16 plus
English Proficiency Requirement:  all candidates must complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy Assessment, assessed by the Language Studies Department.
Academic Requirement:  Completion of equivalent to Diploma or higher, Year 12 equivalent completed, or currently employed in the Agriculture Industry, with at least 36 months equivalent employment.
Tuition Costs

Please see fee schedule from relevant National or International Student page.