MGMT 024

Farm Management Systems A

Course overview

Grow your knowledge of farming systems in Aotearoa New Zealand and the multi-disciplinary nature of agriculture, and will take a close look at commercial management, production economics and enterprise budgeting.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
  • a minimum average grade of C across the course(s) specified below
  • restriction Farming Systems, MGMT-21
  • restriction Farming Systems, MGMT-21A
  • restriction Farming Systems, MGMT-21B
  • restriction Management A (Regional), MGMT-21R
  • restriction Principles of Management, MGMT-23
  • restriction Principles of Management, MGMT-23A
  • restriction Principles of Management, MGMT-23B
Available semesters Semester 1 2024
Credits 15
Domestic fees $960.00

What you will learn

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

  • Demonstrate an understanding of agricultural production systems and its support industry in Aotearoa New Zealand.

  • Understand the key management concepts required to operate whole business systems in the New Zealand agricultural industry.

  • Develop the skills required to use key physical and financial analysis tools in business management.

  • Apply effective organisational and time management skills and recognise the need to maintain confidences when dealing with people in agriculture and their personal and business information.

Course examiners

craig trotter

Dr Craig Trotter


Department of Land Management and Systems