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
  • Create an awareness of different careers in the agricultural industry.
  • Identify personal development and technical competencies for employment.
  • Develop short- and long-term goals and an educational training plan to achieve career goals.
  • Show understanding and participation in employment interview techniques and their critique.
  • Compose a personal portfolio.
  • Develop a plan to obtain short and long term goals.
  • Develop short and long term goals to attain leadership and human relations skills.

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
B343
0050
Melissa Holecek
AGPR 100
B342
0050
Matthew Williams
AGPR 100
B233
0035
Matthew Williams
AGPR 100
B232
0050
Matthew Williams
AGPR 100
Fall 2008
0027
Michael Moramarco


Two Year Projected Schedule

2014 - 20152015 - 2016
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