CRICOS Course Code:
|104912F (VIC & QLD)|
|ANZSCO 121000 Farmers And Farm Managers|
Unit & Assessment Information:
Completion of ten (10) selected units as below.
|AHCWAT503 Manage water systems||
Assignment 1 – Irrigation system selection and design
Assignment 2 – Practical report – on Evaluating a water system
Exam – Summative examination on knowledge items
The following key areas will be covered during this assessment.
|AHCWRK511 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability||Assignment 1– Write a Policy Statement for Horticulture / Agriculture or Agribusiness
Assignment 2- Oral / Recorded Presentation of your policy to stakeholders
Assignment 3- Peer review of other persons presentations
|AHCAGB518 Develop climate risk management strategies||Task 1 – Short Answer Questions – Climate knowledgeTask 2 – Research Assignment – On climate risk management in Agribusiness / AgricultureTutorial Task – Climate Modelling Practical Exercise – Class Task
Practical Task – Report on heat island effect in your local municipality or workplace.
Online Quiz – Climate online quiz Climate data and climate information
|AHCWHS502 Manage work health and safety processes||Assessment Item 1: Task: Short Answer Questions and Scenario AnalysisAssessment Item 2: Role play (Demonstration exercise) or alternate assessment.
Assessment item 3: Audit report and checklist
Assessment Item 4: Examination(Closed Book)
Overall Assessment of Legislation and application of WHS Processes in Industry
|AHCAGB519 Plan and monitor production processes||Assessment Item 1:(Activities 1-17 workbook)Group exerciseAssessment Item 2:Exam-50 x Multiple choice questions (via Moodle)|
|AHCBUS516 Develop and review a business plan||Assessment Item 1: Business plan proposal and presentationAssessment item 2: Develop a business plan
Assessment Item 3: Examination-Review of business plan prepared in Assessment item 2
|AHCBUS511 Manage enterprise staff requirements||Assignment Task 1 – Written questions and 4 Case studiesAssignment Task 2 – Written questions and 1 case study
Assignment Task 3 – Extended answer written questions
Assignment Task 4 – Written Assessment (Fairwork)
Assignment Task 5 – WHS and staff management
Assignment Task 6 – Staff performance, procedures for administration of records and industrial relations management
Tutorial Examination – Case study scenario based on Workplace situations and policy writing
|AHCSOL505 Monitor and manage soils for production|| Assignment 1 – Understand soils
Assignment 2 Practical – Test soils (pH, EC, moisture content, etc).
Assignment 3 – Soil Ameliorants – Short Answer Questions
Assignment 4 – Interpret and calculate soil test results, soil management plan and soil health management
Assessment 5 – Written Exam (Closed Book) 3 hours
|AHCAGB513 Develop a farm plan||Assessment item 1: Understanding Mapping-Audit a property site
Assessment item 2: Develop and create a whole farm plan
Assessment item 3: Review the farm plan
Assessment Item 4: Examination: legal requirements impacting on whole farm planning (Moodle Quiz 10 questions)
|AHCBUS517 Monitor and review business performance||Assessment Task 1 – Gross Margin Evaluation of Business Performance
Assessment Task 2 – Short Answer Questions
Assessment Task 3 – Human resource and performance requirements
Assessment Task 4 – Review of Business Performance in Agriculture / Agribusiness
Assessment Task 5 Tutorial – Farm Gas Calculator
Assessment Tasks 6 – Written Exam – NPV, Budgeting and Gross Margins
|English Proficiency Requirements:||all candidates must complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy Assessment, assessed by the Language Studies Department.|
|Academic Requirement:||Completion of Certificate IV in Agriculture or related field or equivalent to Australian Year 12 general schooling or 2 years work experience in agricultural related field.|
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