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CR330
Herbal Science

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

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It is critical that all herbal and plant-associated remedies are produced to the highest standards, thereby delivering the highest quality and safety for both patient and customer.

The course encompasses numerous topics which stem from the cultivation, harvest, processing, application and effect of using herbs and other associated plant materials in medicinal and other relevant applications.


 
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Graduates can expect employment in the following relevant areas:

  • quality control/quality assurance
  • sales
  • market research
  • technical support
  • careers in pharmaceuticals, biopharmaceuticals, biotechnology, agriculture, food, horticulture, retail, educational, research.



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