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Principles of Agricultural Economics - Level 4

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Overview

Principles of Agricultural Economics – Level 4 is designed to teach you how economics affect agriculture and how it can be used by farmers and also by governments in order to devise better policies.

The course will highlight the key principles of agricultural economics that will enrich your knowledge base as well as your level of understanding regarding the agricultural changes that have occurred over the years. Principles of Agricultural Economics – Level 4 will also cover the microeconomics and macroeconomics involved in the agricultural industry.

Furthermore, Principles of Agricultural Economics – Level 4 will cover agricultural production method input levels, resource conservation, and sustainable agricultural production and how do economical decisions affect them in order to to get a better crop yield. The course will take you through strategies and guidelines on how resources can be managed and how the trends have changed over time in the agricultural economy.

Why You Should Consider Taking this Course at 1Training?

1Training is a leading online provider for several accrediting bodies and provides learners with the opportunity to take this exclusive CPD course. At 1Training, we give our fullest attention to our learners’ needs and ensure they have the necessary information required to proceed with the training.

Learners who register will be given excellent learning support, discounts for future purchases and be eligible for a TOTUM Discount card and Student ID card with amazing offers and access to retail stores, the library, cinemas, gym memberships and their favourite restaurants.

Learning outcomes      

  • Learn the history of the agricultural industry and how the trends have changed over time
  • Develop an understanding of how factors such as water availability, pesticides and climate change can affect the crop yield
  • Develop an understanding of how economics plays a part in the agricultural policymaking by the governments
  • Learn to evaluate the economic factors with the non-economic factors of the agricultural industry

Key Features

Gain an accredited UK qualification

Access to excellent quality study materials

Learners will be eligible for TOTUM Discount Card

Personalized learning experience

One year’s access to the course

Support by phone, live chat, and email

  • Learners should be over the age of 16 and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy.
  • A sound educational background is recommended

 

  • Farmers
  • Economists
  • Anyone wanting to learn about economics and agriculture

In order to pass the course ‘Principles of Agricultural Economics – Level 4’ learners will complete an online quiz which will be immediately marked, with learners knowing right away whether they’ve passed the test.

Upon the successful completion of the course, you will be awarded the Certificate for ’Principles of Agricultural Economics – Level 4’ by CPD.

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months of access to the online learning portal from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the sessions at any time.

Awarding Body

CPD is a leading awarding body in the United Kingdom that meets an excellent standard of high-quality education. CPD is committed to the enhancement of proficiency and personal skills in order to develop learners’ skills and abilities. CPD ensures that both practical and academic qualifications assist individuals to re-skill or up-skill and maintain a competitive advantage in their chosen industry.

Career Path & Progression

The Certificate for ‘Principles of Agricultural Economics – Level 4’ will improve your candidature for a number of jobs across multiple sectors.  You can study further related courses that will open the door to new and exciting opportunities and enhance your expertise in this subject, and add this as a skillset on your resume. Your skills will be recognized by leading employers and top organisations that will enable you to land a generous-paying job, plenty of benefits and a wide array of opportunities. Given below are job titles you can compete for, along with the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.glassdoor.com

  • Agricultural Economist £36K (approximately)
  • Agricultural Engineer £57K
  • Learners should be over the age of 16 and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy.
  • A sound educational background is recommended

 

  • Farmers
  • Economists
  • Anyone wanting to learn about economics and agriculture

In order to pass the course ‘Principles of Agricultural Economics – Level 4’ learners will complete an online quiz which will be immediately marked, with learners knowing right away whether they’ve passed the test.

Upon the successful completion of the course, you will be awarded the Certificate for ’Principles of Agricultural Economics – Level 4’ by CPD.

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months of access to the online learning portal from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the sessions at any time.

Awarding Body

CPD is a leading awarding body in the United Kingdom that meets an excellent standard of high-quality education. CPD is committed to the enhancement of proficiency and personal skills in order to develop learners’ skills and abilities. CPD ensures that both practical and academic qualifications assist individuals to re-skill or up-skill and maintain a competitive advantage in their chosen industry.

Career Path & Progression

The Certificate for ‘Principles of Agricultural Economics – Level 4’ will improve your candidature for a number of jobs across multiple sectors.  You can study further related courses that will open the door to new and exciting opportunities and enhance your expertise in this subject, and add this as a skillset on your resume. Your skills will be recognized by leading employers and top organisations that will enable you to land a generous-paying job, plenty of benefits and a wide array of opportunities. Given below are job titles you can compete for, along with the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.glassdoor.com

  • Agricultural Economist £36K (approximately)
  • Agricultural Engineer £57K
Course Curriculum Total Units : 16
1. Introduction to the Economics of Agriculture
Introduction to the economics of agriculture
2. The Economics of Production
The economics of production
3. The Cost of the Production
The cost of the production
4. Profit Maximization
Profit maximization
5. Optimal Input Selection
Optimal input selection
6. Optimal Output Selection
Optimal output selection
7. Consumer Choices
Consumer choices
8. Supply and Demand
Supply and demand
9. Markets
Markets
10. The Competitive Firm
The competitive firm
11. Market Power
Market power
12. Agriculture and the Global Economy
Agriculture and the global economy
13. Economics, Agriculture, and the Environment
Economics, agriculture, and the environment
Mock Exam
Mock Exam: Principles of Agricultural Economics
Final Exam
Final exam : Principles of Agricultural Economics
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