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WMGT 100
Orientation to Irrigation


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 30

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:30


Description
Introduction to the fields of agriculture, turf, and landscape irrigation. Sprinkler and micro/drip irrigation systems, tools, equipment, and water issues will be covered.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Discuss critically the irrigation industry in the Pacific Northwest.
  • Distinguish between types of irrigation equipment and their applications.
  • Evaluate sprinkler patterns.
  • Develop drafting skills.
  • Operate a hand-held calculator and multimeter.
  • Identify and properly use tools.

  • Course Topics
  • Introduction to Careers
  • Fish Screens
  • Efficiencies
  • Property Descriptions
  • Drafting Skills
  • Water Patterns
  • Water Measurement
  • Calculations
  • Center Pivots
  • Water Scheduling
  • Topography
  • Plot Plan
  • Tools
  • Multimeters

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    WMGT 100
    Fall 2012
    1311
    Greg Farrens
    WMGT 100
    Spring 2012
    5623
    Greg Farrens
    WMGT 100
    Fall 2011
    1311
    Greg Farrens
    WMGT 100
    Fall 2010
    1311
    Greg Farrens
    WMGT 100
    Fall 2009
    1311
    Greg Farrens


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.