Agricultural economics 320

Module code LEK 320
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

The modern food and agribusiness system. Key drivers in the global context. Whole farm planning including business planning, financial analysis and financial modelling, capital acquisition and creditworthiness, time value of money and the investment decision, Decision making in agriculture under risk and uncertain cirmumstances and risk management. Operational and strategic management. Business plan and scenario planning assignments.

Module credits 20.00
NQF Level 07
Service modules Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Prerequisites LEK 210 GS and LEK 220 GS.
Contact time 2 practicals per week, 4 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Agricultural Economics Extension and Rural Develo
Period of presentation Semester 1

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