AGR 297: Work-Based Learning Seminar

Class Program
Credits 1 Lecture Hours 11
This seminar course covers topics related to professional employment in Agriculture. Students will share feedback and discussion to integrate work-based learning experiences with classroom instruction.
Quarters Offered
Summer
Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, students should be able to demonstrate the following knowledge or skills:

  1. Discuss work-based learning experience with peers.
  2. Discuss significant and current issues that affect the work-based learning business or organization.
  3. Demonstrate professional and ethical responsibility.
  4. Correlate previous agriculture course curriculum as it relates to current practical work-based experience.
  5. Identify and communicate skills learned from employment.
  6. Create professional documentation (resume, cover letter) reflecting the work-based learning experience.
Institutional Outcomes
IO3 Human Relations/Workplace Skills: Students will be able to demonstrate teamwork and/or workplace specific skills related to human relations
Course Content Outline
  • Share work-based learning experience through discussion with peers
  • Professional and Ethical Responsibility
  • Resume Writing
  • Cover Letters
  • Importance of Professional References
Department Guidelines
Course will be graded on a pass/fail basis