AGR501 Special Topic 1 (8)


This subject provides an in-depth special topics project study at an advanced level which must be related to the discipline area selected by the student for Integrated Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Coursework Masters programs.
This subject forms part of a suite of subjects (AGR501 to AGR503) to enable students to undertake separate units of study within a given course (including specialisation areas).

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Session 1
InternalOrange Campus
InternalWagga Wagga Campus
DistanceWagga Wagga Campus
Session 2
InternalOrange Campus
InternalWagga Wagga Campus
DistanceOrange Campus
DistanceWagga Wagga Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: AGR501
Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Agricultural and Wine Sciences

Enrolment restrictions

Enrolment is restricted to students in the following courses, Master of Sustainable Agriculture (Articulated Suite) Master of Viticulture and Oenology Bachelor of Science (Honours) Bachelor of Agricultural Science (Integrated Honours)

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
- Be able to demonstrate an advanced knowledge in the topic
- Be able to write a comprehensive literature search and revue on the relevant subject.
- Be able to evaluate the technical and theoretical knowledge and identify its potential for application to research or practical use


The subject will cover the following topics:
- The syllabus is different in each topic and will be discussed and approved by the appropriate supervisor and the enrolling student.


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.