Bachelor of Agricultural Technology and Management
University of Southern Queensland - External

Course outline

Pioneering in the agriculture sector, UniSQ’s dedicated degree in Agricultural Technology and Management allows you to study agricultural courses from USQ Toowoomba surrounded by vibrant ag industry centres or opt for the convenience of external/online study. Learn to use innovative technology within ag systems and agricultural science (plant and animal science) to create effective business solutions and improvements for farmers. Benefit from work-integrated and industry placement learning, where you can put into practice the agricultural technology and management skills you’ve learned and connect with industry partners. From automation and robotics to connected livestock, graduates will be ready to lead the next generation of sustainable farming.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to UniSQ’s website.

Recommended study
One of Agricultural Science, Biological Science, Chemistry or Physics (Units 3 & 4, C) or equivalent
Assumed knowledge

English (Units 3 and 4, C); General Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

98.50

82.25

66.20

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

98.50

82.25

66.20

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

<5*

<5*

<5*

<5*

0

<5*

0

9

Percentage of all students

<5*

<5*

<5*

<5*

0.0%

<5*

0.0%

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Graduates will be ready for employment by consultancy firms, farming enterprises (corporate and family), agricultural technology supply companies, agribusiness firms, government, and technology development companies.
Graduates will have the expertise and practical skills to apply and develop new and emerging agricultural technologies in both crop and animal production settings, and deliver outcomes that are safe, effective and financially and environmentally sustainable to address industry needs.

Course Code
907445
Start Date

Offer rounds
,
Fee
CSP
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Darling Downs & South West QLD