Teacher in Charge: D. ClarkRecommended Prior Learning
Level 1 Agricultural Science or by consultation with Head of Agriculture.
Field trip: One trip to Lincoln University and one trip to the Get Ahead Agricultural Careers Day.
There may also be the opportunity for some students to do a two-day tractor and three-day chainsaw course which is worth an extra Unit Standard.
Voluntary course contribution: Approximately $20 towards field trip transport, to be advised at the time.
dairy farmer, forestry contractor, horticultural worker, vet nurse, Amenity Horticulture, Fruit Production, Vegetable Production, Nursery Production, Viticulture, Floristry, Landscaping, Horticultural Consultant, Science technician, Crop Production Manager, Forestry, Marketing Manager, Orchard Manager, Insectary Manager, Vegetable Farm Manager, Quality Controller
For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.