Description: Practical topics related to the planning, organization, administration, financing and reporting of research in agriculture.
Prerequisites: 12 hrs agricultural and/or biological sciences.
Description: Prepare scientifically accurate, high quality illustrations and graphics for the teaching, presentation, and publication of scientific information. Drawing techniques, drafting, copyright, and publication and presentation of scientific art work.
Offered fully online.
Description: Examination of the global issue of the impact of invasive pests on international trade, food production, and ability to feed increasing populations in the future. Focus on how local changes have biological, economic and social consequences at the global level and impact sustainability. Covers pest introductions and pathways, impact on global agriculture and trade, principles and practices in agricultural pest risk analysis and international cooperation.
Description: The dynamics of undergraduate student learning. Begin to develop the reflective practice of progressive instructional improvement. Interpreting improved educational outcomes in terms of the ability of the instructor to manipulate undergraduate student interactions with instructional materials in an active learning environment.
Prerequisites: Advanced approval of the plan of work and permission.
Description: Individual or group projects in activities such as research, literature review, extension of course work, or preparation of teaching materials.
Prerequisites: Admission to Master of Applied Science degree program
Project activity for the Master of Applied Science degree.
Description: Design, develop and complete a project that requires synthesis of the course topics covered in the primary area of emphasis.
Prerequisites: Admission to masters degree program and permission of major adviser
Description: Thesis in support of candidate for a Master of Applied Science degree.