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VITICULT 7002WT - Viticultural Science A

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: Waite
Contact: Up to 6 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assessment: Final exam, mid-term exam, practical reports, practical exam
Syllabus:

Viticultural Science A covers the entire life cycle of the cultivated grapevine with an emphasis from bud burst through to the onset of veraison. The practical component of the course takes advantage of the vine growth phases that occur from bud burst, flowering and fruit-set leading up to harvest. Topics covered include: The growth cycle of the grapevine and the biology that underpins the different phenological stages. Grapevine physiology as it is relevant to growth and vine form, flowering, water use, mineral nutrition, and berry development. Grapevine anatomy of the vegetative and reproductive parts. Taxonomy of grapevines and vegetative variety identification. Practical sessions will focus in more depth on the following topics: pruning techniques, vine and bud anatomy, shoot based variety identification, shoot morphology and development, yield estimation, and mineral nutrition.

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Fri 16/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24904 LE01 42 1 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 9am - 11am Charles Hawker, 101/102, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 9am - 11am Charles Hawker, 101/102, Teaching Room
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24905 PR01 42 1 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 12pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, G18, Laboratory
28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 12pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, G09, Laboratory
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 12pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, G18, Laboratory
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 12pm - 4pm Charles Hawker, G09, Laboratory