University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

VITICULT 3500WT - Grape and Wine Industry Practice, Policy and Communication III

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: Waite
Contact: Up to 6 hours per week
Restriction: Available to Bachelor of Viticulture and Oenology students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assumed Knowledge: OENOLOGY 2502WT, OENOLOGY 2503WT, VITICULT 2500WT & VITICULT 3021WT
Assessment: Assignments, video production and final examination

This course examines some of the current policies and issues confronting the Australian wine industry. These include the various legislative requirements at state and federal levels, the representative organisations for grape growers and winemakers, and the role of industry bodies in the establishment and protection of Australia's domestic and international wine markets. The activities and operation of the numerous industry organisations and research providers are examined from both a national and international perspective. A detailed examination of the current policies associated with alcohol and society is presented. The course is built around a series of presentations by selected industry experts. The changing face of wine communication is explored, with an emphasis on the use of emerging technologies and approaches to reach new audiences.

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Commonwealth supported
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Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

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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 1 Tue 15/03/2022 Thu 24/03/2022 Fri 06/05/2022 Fri 10/06/2022

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11731 LE01 40 25 25 Apr - 25 Apr Monday 9am - 12pm Southern Barns Sensory, G2, Laboratory
25 Apr - 23 May Monday 1pm - 5pm Wine Science, 110, Teaching Room
2 May - 23 May Monday 9am - 12pm Wine Science, 110, Teaching Room
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12925 WR01 40 25 30 May - 6 Jun Monday 9am - 12pm Wine Science, 110, Teaching Room
30 May - 6 Jun Monday 1pm - 5pm Wine Science, 110, Teaching Room