Specialisations at AU

This side informs you about the Specialisations of the previouse EUR-Organic curriculum at AU (Version 2013).

Information on the Specialisations of the current EUR-Organic curriculum at AU is available here.


Organic Livestock Farming


AUTUMN SEMESTER

CodeModuleECTS
Organic livestock farming10
Study design and analysis5
Communication, extension and decision making10
From muscle to meat5
Quantitative genetics5
Elective modules from Semester 1 or from other AU master degrees (Agro-Environmental Management; Biosystems Engineering)


SPRING SEMESTER

CodeECTS
Organic agriculture – system analysis, product quality and environment10
Organic agriculture in a development perspective10
Livestock diseases, mechanisms and prevention10
Experimental Animal Nutrition and Physiology5
Applied Ethology – behaviour of domesticated animals10
Project work in applied ethology5
Animal breeding and genetics10
Plant production and feed quality10

Organic Production of Fruit and Vegetables in a Temperate Climate

AUTUMN SEMESTER

CodeModuleECTS
Organic production of fruits, berries and vegetables in a temperate climate10
Study design and analysis5
Communication, extension and decision making 10
Energy crop production5
Harvest of energy crops5
Elective modules from Semester 1 or from other AU master degrees (Agro-Environmental Management; Biosystems Engineering)


SPRING/SUMMER SEMESTER

CodeModuleECTS
Organic agriculture - system analysis, product quality and environment10
Organic agriculture in a development perspective10
Cropping systems10
Plant biotechnology10
Plant production and feed quality10
Soil fertility15
Diagnosis of plant disease in agricultural crops5
Organic fruit and vegetable production5
Experimental models in quantitative nutrient absorption and metabolism5
Sustainable innovation and entrepreneurship5