Qualification Overview

Qualification Title Telford Certificate in Agriculture Knowledge (Level 3)
Qualification Type Certificate
Level 3
Credits 60
Subject Area
  • Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies » Agriculture
Strategic Purpose Statement
To provide learning opportunities for those individuals who want to:
- Improve basic general knowledge about agriculture
* for use in employment within the agriculture industry
* for use on their own farming property
* to build on existing matters agricultural, for personal interest
Graduate profile
Graduates will have acquired an intermediate level knowledge about agriculture and the agriculture industry, to complement practical skills and further enhance employability.
Education pathways
Certificate of Agriculture Knowledge (Level 4)
Telford Certificate in Agriculture
National Certificates in Agriculture (Levels 2, 3, 4)
Employment pathways
Graduates may gain employment on a farm, or they may use the knowledge they've gained and apply it to their small holding block.To find out more about employment opportunities click on the CareersNZ logo, then the provider who offers this qualification.
Entry Requirements
Telford Certificate in Agriculture Knowledge (L2), or equivalent knowledge
Education Organisation 4 Organisations can assist in gaining this qualification
Developed By Lincoln University
Quality Assured By Committee on University Academic Programmes
Number TF0853
Status Expiring
Created March 2004
Last Date For Entry February 2019
Expires December 2020
Content
Soil properties, fertilisers, pasture production, plant pests, cattle breeding and reproduction, calving and calf rearing, deer breeding and reproduction, sheep breeding and lamb rearing.

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