Viticulture refers to the study and cultivation of grapevines. And yes, you guessed it – where there are grapes, there’s wine! The process of grape-growing and winemaking involves a great deal of specialised knowledge and skill. Viticulture courses set students on the path to becoming experts on all aspects of the process, enabling them to pursue careers in the viticulture and wine production industries. You’ll learn the ins and outs of grape production, from vine physiology right down to soil management and pest prevention, before moving onto wine production and vineyard/winery management. If you’re interested in the processes of grape-growing, winemaking, and wine industry operations, a career in viticulture could be the perfect choice.