Organic Agriculture (MOA) / MSc

MSc Gemeenschappelijk gedeelte

»  Planning opleiding gemeenschappelijk gedeelte

Common Part

The Common Part does not apply to specialization C - Double Degree Agroecology.
RO-0: Choose in consultation with your study adviser courses if these or equivalent courses have not been part of your BSc-programme. Introduction to Organic Production Systems (FSE-21806) is designed for students with a social sciences background, Organic Agriculture and Society (FSE-21306) is designed for students with a natural sciences background. It is not allowed to include both Introduction to Organic Production Systems (FSE-21806) and Organic Agriculture and Society (FSE-21306) into your MOA-programme. >RO-1: Choose in consultation and agreement with your study adviser either RO-1A or RO-1B:
- RO-1A focuses on consultancy and business.
- RO-1B focuses on research proposal writing and funding.
YMC-60300 is an 'umbrella' code. Instead, choose and register for 3 credits worth of modular skills (MOS) courses. For an overview of possible MOS courses please see under YMC-60300 in the study handbook.
RO-2: these courses are compulsory for students who choose specialization A or B


VakEctsCS/ROFasePeriode
FSE-21806Introduction to Organic Production Systems6.00RO0M11AF
FSE-21306Organic Agriculture and Society6.00RO0M11MO
MCB-20806Principles of Consumer Studies6.00RO0M11MO
MAT-20306Advanced Statistics6.00RO0M11MO, 1AF, 5MO, 6MO
YPS-10301Wageningen Scientific Preparation Week MPS, MPB, MOA1.00RO0M11WD
MAT-22306Quantitative Research Methodology and Statistics6.00RO0M13WD, 4WD
YMC-60300Modular Skills Training3.00RO1AM11AF, 2AF, 3AF, 5AF, 6AF
YMC-60809Academic Consultancy Training9.00RO1AM1/21WD, 2WD, 3MO+4WD, 5WD, 6WD
YWU-60312Research Master Cluster: Proposal Writing12.00RO1BM1/21WD, 2WD, 3WD+4WD, 5WD, 6WD
CSA-33303Masterclass Organic Agriculture3.00RO2M11WD+2WD+3WD+4WD+5WD+6WD
RSO-34806Social Transformations towards Sustainable Food Systems6.00RO2M12AF
SBL-33306Functional Agricultural Resource Management6.00RO2M12MO





A - Agroecology

 »  Planning opleiding & specialisatie

Limited choice:

RO-1 - RO-7: Choose one RO-cluster:
- If RO-1 is selected, choose APS-31306 for a major MSc thesis. APS-30306 is sufficient for a minor thesis.
- If RO-2 is selected, choose one course and the thesis. The selected course must be related to the thesis topic.
- If RO-3 is selected, choose one course and the thesis. The selected course must be related to the thesis topic.
- If RO-6 is selected, choose one course and the thesis. The selected course must be related to the thesis topic.
RO-8: Choose one internship
The thesis and internship may be combined into a 60 credits interdisciplinary action research project, that is co-supervised by two chairgroups.
RO-8A: This internship can only be chosen if the MSc track entrepreneurship is completed. If this course is chosen and completed and the MSc track entrepreneurship is not completed, this internship becomes invalid as fulfillment for RO-8.

VakEctsCS/ROFasePeriode
APS-30306Sustainability Assessment of Animal Systems6.00RO1M15MO
APS-31306Future Livestock Systems6.00RO1M16AF
APS-80436MSc Thesis Animal Production Systems36.00RO1M21,2,3,4,5,6
FSE-32306Methodologies for Reading Sustainable Foodscapes6.00RO2M15MO
FSE-30306Analysis and Design of Organic Farming Systems6.00RO2M16WD
FSE-31806Agroecology6.00RO2M16WD
FSE-80436MSc Thesis Farming Systems Ecology36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
CSA-30806Research Methods in Crop Science6.00RO3M11AF
CSA-31806Grassland Science6.00RO3M11AF
CSA-32806Functional Diversity for Sustainable Crop Production6.00RO3M14WD
CSA-80436MSc Thesis Crop and Weed Ecology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
CSA-30306Advanced Crop Physiology6.00RO4M13WD
CSA-80936MSc Thesis Crop Physiology36.00RO4M21,2,3,4,5,6
ENT-30306Ecological Aspects of Bio-interactions6.00RO5M11AF
ENT-80436MSc Thesis Entomology36.00RO5M21,2,3,4,5,6
PPS-30306Quantitative Analysis of Land Use Systems (QUALUS)6.00RO6M13WD
PPS-30806Analysing Sustainability of Farming Systems6.00RO6M15AF
PPS-80436MSc Thesis Plant Production Systems36.00RO6M21,2,3,4,5,6
SBL-31806Nutrient Management6.00RO7M15AF
SBL-81836MSc Thesis Soil Biology36.00RO7M21,2,3,4,5,6
AEP-70424MSc Internship Agricultural Economics and Rural Policy24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
APS-70424MSc Internship Animal Production Systems24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
BEC-70424MSc Internship Business Economics24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-70824MSc Internship Knowledge, Technology and Innovation24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
CSA-70424MSc Internship Crop and Weed Ecology24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
CSA-70924MSc Internship Crop Physiology24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
ELS-70424MSc Internship Education and Learning Sciences24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
ENP-70424MSc Internship Environmental Policy24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
ENT-70424MSc Internship Entomology24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
FSE-70424MSc Internship Farming Systems Ecology24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
MCB-70424MSc Internship Marketing and Consumer Behaviour24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
PPS-70424MSc Internship Plant Production Systems24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
RSO-70424MSc Internship Rural Sociology24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
SBL-70424MSc Internship Soil Biology24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
SDC-70424MSc Internship Sociology of Development and Change24.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
ELS-70824MSc Internship Track Entrepreneurship24.00RO8AM21,2,3,4,5,6





B - Sustainable Food Systems

 »  Planning opleiding & specialisatie

Limited choice:

RO-1 - R-8: Choose one RO-cluster:
- If RO-6 is selected, choose MCB-31306 and the thesis, and one other RO-6 course (BMO-21306 for a thesis on Marketing Management; MCB-30306 for a thesis on Consumer Behaviour).
- If RO-8 is selected, choose one course and the thesis. The selected course must be related to the thesis topic.
RO-9: Choose one internship.
The thesis and internship may be combined into a 60 credits interdisciplinary action research project, that is co-supervised by two chairgroups.
RO-9A: This internship can only be chosen if the MSc track entrepreneurship is completed. If this course is chosen and completed and the MSc track entrepreneurship is not completed, this internship becomes invalid as fulfillment for RO-9.

VakEctsCS/ROFasePeriode
AEP-20306Economics of Agribusiness6.00RO1M11MO
AEP-30306The Economics and Politics of European Integration: Agricultural, Rural and Regional Policy Analysis6.00RO1M15AF
AEP-80436MSc Thesis Agricultural Economics and Rural Policy36.00RO1M21,2,3,4,5,6
BEC-30306Advanced Business Economics6.00RO2M16AF
BEC-80436MSc Thesis Business Economics36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-37806Researching Socio-Technical Practices, Innovation and Responsible Futures6.00RO3M15AF
CPT-80836MSc Thesis Knowledge, Technology and Innovation36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
ELS-31806Environmental Education and Learning for Sustainability6.00RO4M16WD
ELS-80436MSc Thesis Education and Learning Sciences36.00RO4M21,2,3,4,5,6
ENP-31806Globalization and Sustainability of Food Production and Consumption6.00RO5M14WD
ENP-80436MSc Thesis Environmental Policy36.00RO5M21,2,3,4,5,6
BMO-21306Advanced Management and Marketing6.00RO6M13WD
MCB-30306Consumer Behaviour: Concepts and Research Methods6.00RO6M14WD
MCB-31306Creating Frameworks for Marketing and Consumer Behaviour6.00RO6M16AF
MCB-80436MSc Thesis Marketing and Consumer Behaviour36.00RO6M21,2,3,4,5,6
SDC-30806Political Ecologies of Natural Resource Distribution6.00RO7M15AF
SDC-80436MSc Thesis Sociology of Development and Change36.00RO7M21,2,3,4,5,6
RSO-30806The Sociology of Farming and Rural Life6.00RO8M15AF
RSO-31806Sociology of Food and Place6.00RO8M15MO
RSO-80436MSc Thesis Rural Sociology36.00RO8M21,2,3,4,5,6
AEP-70424MSc Internship Agricultural Economics and Rural Policy24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
APS-70424MSc Internship Animal Production Systems24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
BEC-70424MSc Internship Business Economics24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-70824MSc Internship Knowledge, Technology and Innovation24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
CSA-70424MSc Internship Crop and Weed Ecology24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
CSA-70924MSc Internship Crop Physiology24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
ELS-70424MSc Internship Education and Learning Sciences24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
ENP-70424MSc Internship Environmental Policy24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
ENT-70424MSc Internship Entomology24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
FSE-70424MSc Internship Farming Systems Ecology24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
MCB-70424MSc Internship Marketing and Consumer Behaviour24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
PPS-70424MSc Internship Plant Production Systems24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
RSO-70424MSc Internship Rural Sociology24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
SBL-70424MSc Internship Soil Biology24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
SDC-70424MSc Internship Sociology of Development and Change24.00RO9M21,2,3,4,5,6
ELS-70824MSc Internship Track Entrepreneurship24.00RO9AM21,2,3,4,5,6





C - Double Degree Agroecology

 »  Planning opleiding & specialisatie

Limited choice:

RO-1: Choose one course if these or equivalent courses have not been part of your BSc-programme.
RO-2: Choose one course depending on your choice of thesis from RO-4:
- Choose FSE-30306 or FSE-31806 for a thesis at FSE. The selected course must be related to the thesis topic.
- Choose CSA-30806 for a thesis at CSA.
- Choose PPS-30306 for a thesis at PPS.
- Choose SOQ-33306 for a thesis at SOQ.
RO-3: Choose one internship or second thesis from RO-3.
RO-4: Choose one thesis from RO-4; choose in consultation with the study adviser and the examiner of your thesis an additional course related to the subject of the thesis.

VakEctsCS/ROFasePeriode
YMC-60300Modular Skills Training3.00CSM11AF, 3AF
FSE-21306Organic Agriculture and Society6.00CSM11MO
RSO-34806Social Transformations towards Sustainable Food Systems6.00CSM12AF
XIS-30304Agriculture and Landscape Management in a Particular Agricultural Region4.00CSM21WD
XIS-31807Agroecological Cropping Practices7.00CSM21WD
XIS-30805World Ecosystems and Agricultural Use5.00CSM22WD
XIS-31306Management of Agroecosystems: Implications from Policies and Nature Conservation6.00CSM22WD
XIS-62308Group Project Management8.00CSM23WD
MAT-20306Advanced Statistics6.00RO1M11MO, 2MO, 5MO
MAT-22306Quantitative Research Methodology and Statistics6.00RO1M13WD, 4WD
SBL-33306Functional Agricultural Resource Management6.00RO2M12MO
PPS-30306Quantitative Analysis of Land Use Systems (QUALUS)6.00RO2M13WD
CSA-32806Functional Diversity for Sustainable Crop Production6.00RO2M14WD
FSE-30306Analysis and Design of Organic Farming Systems6.00RO2M16WD
FSE-31806Agroecology6.00RO2M16WD
CSA-70424MSc Internship Crop and Weed Ecology24.00RO3M11,2,3,4,5,6
CSA-80424MSc Thesis Crop and Weed Ecology24.00RO3M11,2,3,4,5,6
FSE-70424MSc Internship Farming Systems Ecology24.00RO3M11,2,3,4,5,6
FSE-80424MSc Thesis Farming Systems Ecology24.00RO3M11,2,3,4,5,6
PPS-70424MSc Internship Plant Production Systems24.00RO3M11,2,3,4,5,6
PPS-80424MSc Thesis Plant Production Systems24.00RO3M11,2,3,4,5,6
SBL-70424MSc Internship Soil Biology24.00RO3M11,2,3,4,5,6
SBL-81824MSc Thesis Soil Biology24.00RO3M11,2,3,4,5,6
CSA-80430MSc Thesis Crop and Weed Ecology30.00RO4M21,2,3,4,5,6
FSE-80430MSc Thesis Farming Systems Ecology30.00RO4M21,2,3,4,5,6
PPS-80430MSc Thesis Plant Production Systems30.00RO4M21,2,3,4,5,6
SBL-81830MSc Thesis Soil Biology30.00RO4M21,2,3,4,5,6