Master Course Outline
JD-221
Ag Management Solutions
Credits: 4
Clock Hours per Quarter: 60
Lab Hours: 40
Lecture Hours: 20


Description
Provides basic knowledge and skills that enable students to market, and support solutions that feature products from Ag Management Solutions. Much of this training is designed specifically to enable the student to understand the different applications of global positioning systems and precision farming practices - students will apply problem-solving skills.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Install and operate the AMS systems offered by the John Deere company, including GPS signal accuracy, RTK differential correction systems, JD Link, ITEC PRO, field mapping, Service ADVISOR remote, and Auto-Trac systems.
  • Interpret information within John Deere guidance and documentation products within John Deere's Stellar Support for setup and optimization of systems.
  • Identify the purpose and function of AMS products currently available.
  • Explain precision farming information and what it is used for.
  • Perform basic diagnostic procedures for John Deere equipment as related to AMS systems.
  • Communicate the complaint, the cause, and the action taken to correct the problem.
  • Use software applications and technical equipment appropriate for task.
  • Exhibit professionalism as listed in "Guidelines to Success" policies.

Course Topics
  • Introduction to base level AMS
  • Technology used
  • Applications
  • Safety


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor Files
JD 221
B124
1372
Les Echtenkamp
JD 221
A904
1344
Les Echtenkamp
JD 221
Spring 2006
1344
Del Wilde
JD 221
Summer 2005
1344
Les Echtenkamp
JD 221
Spring 2004
1344
Del Wilde


Two Year Projected Schedule

2017 - 20182018 - 2019
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