Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:February, Parkville - Taught on campus.
The teaching period for this subject is an intensive one-week program involving high profile industry leaders and mentors as presenters, held at the University of Melbourne. Pre-reading will be required prior.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm Mon - Fri during the intensive teaching period |
Total Time Commitment:
145 hours. Students will be required to attend the one-week intensive teaching period and also to commit extra time after for the follow-up assignment work. Students will be required to undertake some reading requirements during the pre-teaching period of this subject.
Permission of Subject Coordinator.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||
To maximize rewards from undertaking this subject and to enable effective participation, students should have five years' experience in a working environment.
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Ruth Nettle
Agri-organisations rely on organisational leadership as the basis for meeting the challenges of the industry sector and managing a dynamic workplace. Managers require an understanding of the leadership implications of the trends, issues and constraints relevant to their sector.
The objective of this subject is to extend the participant's ability to:
Daft, R. and Pirola-Merlo, A. (2009). The Leadership Experience: First Asia Pacific Edition. Cengage Learning: Melbourne. ISBN: 9780170134835.
A reading pack will be available on the LMS prior to the residential week and will be available as a hard copy on the first day.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Graduate Certificate in Agricultural Sciences |
Graduate Diploma in Agribusiness for Veterinarians
Graduate Diploma in Agricultural Sciences
Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Professional Leadership and Management
Master of Agribusiness
Master of Agribusiness (Coursework)
Master of Agricultural Science
Master of Animal Science
Master of Food and Packaging Innovation
Master of Forest Ecosystem Science
Master of Urban Horticulture
Postgraduate Diploma in Agricultural Science
Postgraduate Diploma in Food Science
100 Point (A) Master of Agricultural Sciences |
100 Point (B) Master of Agricultural Sciences
150 Point Master of Agricultural Sciences
200 Point Master of Agricultural Sciences
Education and Social Change
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