Plant Biology and Tropical Agriculture: Certificate of Competence
The Certificate of Competence (CO) in Plant Biology and Tropical Agriculture offers comprehensive courses that will help students develop the skills and acquire knowledge in plant production and agricultural systems through hands-on practices and classroom instructions. It will provide students who are interested in agricultural production with fundamental skills and experiences in tropical crop production.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the certificate, students will be able to:
- Apply principles and practices from plant and soil sciences, and tropical agriculture to improve production and profitability.
- Apply scientific methods and information technology to manage agronomic and agribusiness challenges and opportunities.
- Interpret the contemporary issues involving food, agriculture and the environment.
Certificate of Competence (CO) Info at a Glance
Certificate of Competence (CO)
BOT 130 & 130L, HORT 110 & 110L, AG 112, AG 200 & 200L
Total Credits: 4
Students may choose 1 of the following:
BOT 130 & BOT 130L
HORT 110 & HORT 110L
AG 200 & AG 200L
The program will provide comprehensive courses in plant science and agriculture. The subjects include plants, soils, pest management and agricultural systems. Students will have an opportunity to pursue CA and AS degree, which build upon this program.