Subject: Agriculture
Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 1 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours and 1 Tutorial hours
College: Agriculture and Bioresources
Department: AGBIO (Dean's Office)


Developing scientific literacy and communication skills is a necessary step to participating fully and professionally in the agricultural bioeconomy. Through active learning, students are introduced to the profession of agrology and professional ethics. Students learn the communication and interpersonal skills needed to support their academic success and future professional success. Scientific literacy is introduced as the foundation for learning in the agricultural sciences. Basic skills for handling and displaying data are introduced and reinforced with participatory activities. Oral and written communication skills are practiced and reinforced.

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