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MGMT 202

Analysis of Agricultural Systems

Course overview

You’ll grow your knowledge of farm management analytical techniques and consider how to put that knowledge into practice and consider how to successfully manage a farm as a business.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):

pre-requisite

  • Principles of Agricultural Systems, MGMT-201

or

pre-requisite

  • Horticultural Systems, MGMT-214

and

  • restriction Horticultural Management Analysis, MGMT-216

Available semesters Semester 2 2021
Credits 15
Domestic fees $837.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Apply appropriate approaches, methods and tools to analyse, evaluate and solve  problems related to real world agricultural production management issues.
  2. Recognise how the practice of agricultural management requires lifelong learning and the constant updating of your skills and technologies.
  3. Estimate farm debt requirements, key levels of taxation and financial literacy and understand their influence on a business.
  4. Analyse a farming business’s financial and productive position and performance using rural accounts, budgets and cash-flows.
  5. Critically evaluate risks and implement mitigation and avoidance strategies.

Course examiners

Jacob Kambuta

Dr Jacob Kambuta

Lecturer

Faculty of Agribusiness and Commerce

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