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Unit of Study AGRC6001 Soil Management for Biodiversity (2025)

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    There will be a compulsory residential for Online students that will be held on, or depart from, the Lismore campus. For On-campus students, there will be compulsory practical classes during the term. Please refer to http://scu.edu.au/timetables for further information on timetables


Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

identify the key principles of regenerative soil management

map soils at landscape and paddock scales

assess soil health and fertility and identify soil constraints

develop a Regenerative Soil Plan to apply a range of regenerative soil management strategies and practices

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Assessment
Map20%
Report30%
Plan50%

Teaching method
Residential 2 days (Once)
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Assessment
Map20%
Report30%
Plan50%

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