Master Course Outline
AGPR-100
Introduction to Agriculture and Natural Resource Careers
Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 30
Lecture Hours: 30


Description
A survey of the agriculture industry looking at different jobs, working conditions, employment structure, and employee-employer relationships. Each student builds a personal job portfolio to include letters of application, resume, references and job interview techniques.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Identify areas for personal development.
  • Develop professionalism both orally and in written form.
  • Practice etiquette in professional interactions.
  • Explain the importance of networking and professional online presence.
  • Evaluate personal interest in agriculture and natural resource careers.
  • Construct a plan for the attainment of career related technical competencies.
  • Create short- and long-term career development goals.
  • Construct an employment portfolio.
  • Prepare for and participate in a job interview.

Course Topics
  • Occupational Survey
  • Goal Setting
  • Resume
  • Letters of Application
  • Representative Employers
  • Careers Planning Guide
  • Leadership and human relation skills
  • Interview Techniques
  • Education/skills required and individual competency goals.
  • Locating Jobs
  • Job Security


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor Files
AGPR 100
B563
5221
Melissa Holecek
AGPR 100
B563
0050
Melissa Holecek
AGPR 100
B562
0050
Melissa Holecek
AGPR 100
B453
0050
Melissa Holecek
AGPR 100
B452
0050
Melissa Holecek


Two Year Projected Schedule

2016 - 20172017 - 2018
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