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AGS 140 Agricultural Technology Applications II
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2018
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures, 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F
Cross-Listed: NO


Description: Study of production and urban agricultural industry, including Global Positioning Systems, urban and production agricultural equipment, concrete construction, surveying, three-view drawings, and bill of materials. Field trips required. Prerequisite: AGS110 or instructor consent.

Prerequisites: AGS110 or instructor consent.

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Describe the rectangular land survey system. (CSLO 1 & 3)
2. (Application Level) Apply the principals of differential leveling to determine elevations. (CSLO 3 & 4)
3. (Synthesis Level) Develop a three-view drawing and bill of materials for an agricultural mechanics project. (CSLO 2, 3 & 4)
4. (Synthesis Level) Summarize the history of modern concrete construction and construct a sample concrete project. (CSLO 1 & 3)
5. (Application Level) Identify, maintain, and safely operate common production and urban agricultural equipment. (CSLO 2, 3 & 4)
6. (Application Level) Utilize GPS technology to measure area, distance, and locate points. (CSLO 2, 3 & 4)
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None