ERIC Number: ED334417
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Agribusiness Management and Operation. Instructional Materials Developed for Iowa Agricultural Science, Technology and Marketing Teachers.
Iowa State Univ. of Science and Technology, Ames. Dept. of Agricultural Education.
This curriculum guide can be used by secondary and postsecondary agriculture, technology, and marketing instructors to decide what and how to teach about agricultural business organization and management, especially in Iowa. The guide consists of five instructional units: (1) agribusiness organization and management; (2) livestock sales and service; (3) crop sales and service; (4) agricultural equipment sales and service; and (5) horticultural sales and service. Each unit provides instructional plans that include the technical information that should be taught. Each instructional plan includes the following elements: a problem to be studied; interest approach; study questions; learner needs, basic skills, and thinking skills to be stressed; student learning activities; conclusions to be drawn; references; and supplemental teaching materials and activities. The supplemental teaching materials include transparency masters, activities, and information sheets. (KC)
Descriptors: Agribusiness, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Machinery, Agricultural Production, Animal Husbandry, Behavioral Objectives, Classroom Techniques, Course Content, Distributive Education, Farm Management, Field Crops, Horticulture, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Marketing, Merchandising, Postsecondary Education, Retailing, Sales Occupations, Salesmanship, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, Teaching Methods, Technology, Test Items, Transparencies, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Iowa State Dept. of Education, Des Moines. Bureau of Career Education.
Authoring Institution: Iowa State Univ. of Science and Technology, Ames. Dept. of Agricultural Education.