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AGS 110 Agricultural Technology Applications I
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:  


Description: Develop fundamental knowledge and skills related to production and urban agricultural industry, including operation and maintenance of mechanical hand tools, electrical wiring, plumbing and irrigation, arc, gas metal arc welding and oxy-fuel welding. Field trips required.

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Describe the history of the development of agricultural equipment and it's advancement to the agricultural industry. (CSLO 1)
2. (Application Level) Identify, safely operate, and maintain basic mechanical hand tools. (CSLO 3)
3. (Application Level) Identify, safely operate, and maintain basic woodworking power hand tools and their application. (CSLO 2 & 3)
4. (Application Level) Identify and demonstrate the basic principles of electrical wiring. (CSLO 2 & 3)
5. (Comprehension Level) Explain the basic types of urban and agricultural plumbing and irrigation systems. (CSLO 3)
6. (Synthesis Level) Construct an irrigation project using approved plumbing practices. (CSLO 2, 3 & 4)
7. (Synthesis Level) Safely operate arc, oxy-fuel, and GMAW welding equipment, including plasma arc cutting. (CSLO 3 & 4)
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None