NCEA L2 Agriculture and Horticulture 2B

AGH2B
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss R. Kane

Recommended Prior Learning

There is no prior learning required but an interest in Primary Industries is reccommended.



Agriculture and Horticulture

A course suited to those interested in persuing a career in  Agriculture/Horticulture.

The course includes

Safe operation of a Quad bike

Safe Operation of a Motorcycle

Management Practices to Influence Animal Growth and Development

Stock Care and Management Practices



Course Overview

Semester B
Safe operation of a Quad bike- this Unit Standard looks at the legal requirements and the safe operation of a quad bike.

Safe Operation of a Motorcycle - this Unit Standard looks at the legal requirements and the safe operation of a motorcycle.

Management Practices to Influence Animal Growth and Development- This Achievement Standard looks at different management practices and how they can be used to alter Animal growth and development and how this affects farmer profit.

Stock Care and Management Practices- this Achievement Standard looks at animal behaviours and how we can reduce stress and improve effiency in carrying out management practices.

Learning Areas:

NCEA Level 2, Science - PÅ«taiao



Pathway

NCEA L3 Sustainable Marine Science

Career Pathways

Agricultural Technician, Statistician, Arborist, Automotive Technician, Farmer/Farm Manager, Biosecurity Officer, Butcher, Farm Assistant, Science Technician, Crop Worker, Forest Manager, Forestry and Logging Worker, Forestry Scientist, Groundsperson, Health and Safety Adviser, Nursery Grower/Worker, Packhouse Worker

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students will require a 1B5 book