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AGB 124 Microcomputers in Agriculture
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2015
SUN#: None
AGEC: Computer Competency  
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures, 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F Only
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Description: Introduction to the operation and capabilities of microcomputers in agriculture applications. Simple programming, data analysis, graphical display, spreadsheets and word processing are included.

Prerequisites: RDG094

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Knowledge Level) Describe the brief history of computers and their role in society.
2. (Application Level) Demonstrate knowledge of microcomputer components.
3. (Application Level) Demonstrate the ability to use various software applications and computer technology for agricultural management and problem solving.
4. (Comprehension Level) Discuss the impact of the internet and its role in communication, collaboration and research.
5. (Evaluation Level) Assess the impact of computers and technology on agriculture and society.
6. (Application Level) Demonstrate the ability to use computer software such as a word processor, spreadsheets, presentations, graphics and databases in agricultural applications.
7. (Synthesis Level) Create formulas and use correct input to evaluate and sort data.
8. (Comprehension Level) Identify and explain positive social and ethical behaviors when using technology and the consequences of misuse.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None