INTRODUCTION TO AGRICULTURE
Hours: 3 Lecture
10 will provide the student with a general overview of California
agriculture. Employment opportunities and current socio-economic
issues will be discussed. (AA, CSU)
OCCUPATIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE (PARALLEL) (1-4)
program is designed to extend occupational work opportunities
through work, paid or voluntary, in the occupation of the student's major. Students may earn up to 4 units per semester or
a maximum of 16.0 units of total
student must enroll in classes (at least 7 units, including work-experience)
and work part-time (up to 20 hours per week).
OCCUPATIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE (ALTERNATE)
plan allows the student to attend college full-time one semester
and work full-time the next semester.
A student may take 8 units of work experience but may only
be enrolled in one other course.
A student must complete 12 units of credit the semester
before enrolling in the alternate plan.
This plan is only available for occupational work experience.
AGRICULTURE EXPERIMENTAL COURSES (.5-3)
Hours: 18 Lecture
hours or 54 Laboratory hours for each semester unit.
courses numbered 30/60 are designed to permit department to meet
an immediate student or
community need, to explore newer methods in teaching
a subject, to offer courses which are innovative, and to provide
curriculum variety and flexibility. A required course description identifies
each course subject. These
courses may be taken for CR/NC.
DIRECTED STUDY (1-2)
Hours: 54 Laboratory
for each semester unit. No more than 2 units per semester per 49/99
49/99 is designed for students who wish to undertake special projects
related to particular field. Students, under instructor guidance
and acknowledgement, may pursue individual exploration after completing
or while currently enrolled in at least one course in the department
of directed study.(AA, CSU)
LIVESTOCK THEFT & RURAL CRIME PREVENTION & INVESTIGATION
Hours: 2 lecture,
58 is designed to educate peace officers, brand inspectors and
all other interested individuals in the most current methods to
reduce livestock theft and increase the chances for recovery.
Investigation methods and case prosecution are also covered