Mating & Calving

    Course details

    • Code: AGRI.4003
    • Fee: $608*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Agriculture
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class50 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1

Course Aim

This course will give provide students with the skills and knowledge to implement a mating plan, prepare cows for calving and calve a cow.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Show a knowledge of cattle mating and how to optimise productivity
  2. Management of breeding bulls
  3. Implement a mating plan
  4. Prepare cows for calving and calve a cow

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

Demonstrate knowledge of mating management1908544

For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017