Grade Level: 9-12
Length of Course: 1 Year (2 Semesters)
Credit Type: College Prep
Prerequisites: Enrollment in Agriculture Program.
This Agricultural Communications course is designed to enhance leadership skills in students through written and oral communication. The course is intended for students in grades 9-12 and should be taken as a supplemental course to the established agriculture career pathway. Students enrolled in the course will have the unique opportunity to receive direct leadership training including public speaking and debate while working with local and state business men and women in the agriculture industry. The course will emphasize detailed knowledge of leadership through the use of local and state public speaking events, business management through computer applications and record keeping, industry networking, professional development, officer development workshops, career development events, as well as local, state and national leadership experiences. FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agriculture education.