TEKS-ALIGNED COURSE

Practicum in Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

ABOUT THE COURSE

The Practicum in Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources course is designed to give students supervised practical application of knowledge and skills. Practicum experiences can occur in a variety of locations appropriate to the nature and level of experiences such as employment, independent study, internships, assistantships, mentorships or laboratories to prepare for careers in food and natural resources students.

ico_teksmet.svg Percentage of TEKS Met 100%
ico_totallessons.svg Total Lessons 47
ico_gradelevel.svg Grade Level 11-12
ico_projact.svg Projects & Activities 286
ico_assessments.svg Assessments 183
View the TEKS

FEATURED EXPERTS

Tanya Bishop
Assistant VP & Marketing Director, First AG Credit

Charlee Doom
Commodity Analyst, Bunge Limited

John Scholl
President, American Farmland Trust

Johnathan Gilligan, Ph.D.
Environmental Scientist, Vanderbilt University

SAMPLE LESSON | Ethics in Business

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.

COURSE LESSONS

  • Skills for Real World Survival         
  • Decision Making       
  • Leadership Styles     
  • Teamwork & Collaboration
  • Employability Skills   
  • Career Cluster: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources   
  • Exploring Careers: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources         
  • Formulas for Career Success: Portfolio Development      
  • Introduction to Professional Communication
  • Listening 101           
  • Public Speaking Basics        
  • Written Communication Practices
  • Effective Reading Strategies           
  • Agricultural Communications: The Basics 
  • Agriculture Communications: Journalism
  • Agriculture Communications: Broadcasting
  • Agricultural Business: Marketing
    & Pricing          
  • Business Ethics         
  • Ethics in Business    
  • Workplace Issues     
  • Conflict Management          
  • Multicultural Workplace     
  • Managing Diversity  
  • Ecological Principles            
  • Soil Conservation     
  • Environmental Resources: Laws & Regulations    
  • Personal & Occupational Health & Safety
  • Developing & Managing Preventative Maintenance Plans         
  • Diesel Technology: Tools & Equipment Identification, Safety & Operation       
  • Diesel Technology: Systems Maintenance
  • Diesel Technology: Equipment Maintenance
  • Farm Equipment Safety      
  • Small Engine Tools, Parts & Equipment: Identification & Operation     
  • Small Engine Technology: Troubleshooting, Repair, Service & Maintenance    
  • Fencing Tools & Techniques
  • Portable Wood Power Tools - I: Safety,
    Operation & ID  
  • Portable Wood Power Tools - II: Safety, Operation & ID
  • Large Metal Power Tools: Safety & Operation      
  • Landscape Tools: Use & Safety       
  • Welding Shop Safety           
  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding: Preparation
    & Safety         
  • Plasma Arc Cutting  
  • The World of Agriculture    
  • Blue & Gold Basics: SAE Programs
  • Introduction to Record Keeping     
  • Blue & Gold Basics: What is FFA?    
  • Blue & Gold Basics: FFA Officers & Meetings
  • Blue & Gold Basics: Career Development Events