ERIC Number: ED117569
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Career Oriented Curriculum Guide for Vocational Agriculture/Agribusiness.
Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge.
The curriculum guide consists of three courses of study in vocational agriculture at three different levels: (1) farmer training, (2) off-farm agriculture, and (3) pre-college preparation for professional careers in agriculture. The basic programs of study in agriculture 1 and 2 emphasize agricultural sciences, leadership, and exploratory work in farming and off-farm agricultural careers. The units of study are composed of goals, performance objectives, suggested activities and instructional materials, and references. The course of study for agriculture 3 and agribusiness 4 offers more specialized and advanced training. The major topics are: farm machinery sales and service, farm supplies and equipment, livestock and poultry, crops, forestry, and soil conservation, ornamental horticulture, wildlife and recreation, farm services, and agricultural service. These major topics are further subdivided into units consisting of goals, performance objectives, suggested activities and instructional materials, and references. (NJ)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge.
Identifiers - Location: Louisiana