Master Course Outline
JD-230
John Deere Harvesting Equipment
Credits: 4
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50
Lab Hours: 20
Lecture Hours: 30


Description
Performance of John Deere harvesting equipment will be analyzed. Topics include theory, design, principles of operation, proper set-up, and adjustment of all harvesting equipment. Emphasis on combines, hay, and forage equipment. Student may not earn credit for both JD 230 and JDAS 230.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Operate various types of harvesting equipment.
  • Optimize harvesting equipment according to conditions for in-field use.
  • Describe the fundamentals of various harvesting systems.
  • Perform maintenance, diagnostic, and repair procedures on various harvesting equipment.
  • 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 for Success" policies.

Course Topics
  • Safety
  • Combines
  • Hay equipment
  • Forage equipment


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor Files
JD 230
B341
1383
Cullen Coulston
JD 230
B124
1374
Cullen Coulston
JD 230
B124
1374
Les Echtenkamp & Cullen Coulston
JD 230
A904
1383
Les Echtenkamp
JD 230
Summer 2009
1383
Les Echtenkamp


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