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Agriculture

  Year 9 Agriculture

 

Topics

Vegetables – gardening, sowing, weeding, harvesting, selling

Poultry – hatching eggs, raising chickens, feeding and general care

Cows Create Careers Program – students may have the opportunity to be involved in this program that is supported by Dairy Australia

Important Information

  • $20 elective fee – this funds seeds, fertiliser, animal feed…. Stuff for YOU to use!
  • You will be invited to the EKKA!
  • You must be willing to get involved, work outdoors and get dirty!

Assessment

Task 1 – Research and Practical Task

Task 2 – Examination

 

Year 10 Agriculture

Cows Create Careers Program – students will have the opportunity to be involved in this program that is supported by Dairy Australia

 

Topics

The focus of Year 10 Agriculture is Sustainability. This is incorporated into the following topics that may be studied in the Year 10 course:

Agricultural Enterprises

Agricultural Systems and Management

Plant Production

Animal Production – dairy cattle, aquaculture, sheep and/or beef cattle

 

Important Information

  • $20 elective fee – this funds seeds, fertiliser, animal feed…. Stuff for YOU to use!
  • You will be invited to the EKKA!
  • You must be willing to get involved, work outdoors and get dirty!

 

Assessment

The assessment will vary for those students who do the 100hr (1 semester) and 200hr (2 semesters) courses.

Semester 1 – Research Task and Half-Yearly Examination

Semester 2 – Research Task and Yearly Examination