ERIC Number: ED336504
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-May
Reference Count: N/A
Agribusiness Management. The Connecticut Vocational Agriculture Curriculum.
EASTCONN Regional Educational Services Center, North Windham, CT.
These materials in agribusiness management for the Connecticut Vocational Agriculture Curriculum were designed for use in the following areas: Animal Science; Plant Science; Agricultural Mechanics; and Natural Resources and Aquaculture. Each unit of this competency-based guide contains title of unit, unit length, grade level, objectives, teacher activities, student activities, evaluation procedures, outline of relationship and application to other units, resources, bibliography, and a form for individual teacher unit review. The 10 units of instruction are as follows: (1) starting and establishing your own business; (2) principles of agribusiness; (3) money management; (4) human relations in agribusiness; (5) written and oral communication; (6) sales and selling in agriculture; (7) advertising agricultural products and services; (8) agribusiness retail procedures; (9) computers in agriculture; and (10) agriculture in the international marketplace. An appendix lists related jobs titles and relevant competencies. (NLA)
Descriptors: Advertising, Agribusiness, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Business Administration, Competency Based Education, Computers, Distributive Education, Free Enterprise System, High Schools, Human Relations, International Relations, Money Management, Natural Resources, Plants (Botany), Salesmanship, Speech Skills, Vocational Education, Writing Skills
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Connecticut State Dept. of Education, Middletown. Div. of Vocational, Technical and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: EASTCONN Regional Educational Services Center, North Windham, CT.
Identifiers: Aquaculture; Connecticut