Agricultural Communication Nine-Semester Plan (ACOM)

First YearUnits
FallSpringSummer
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives (Sp, Su, Fa)1    
AGME 1613 Fundamentals of Agricultural Systems Technology (Fa)
& AGME 1611L Fundamentals of Agricultural Systems Technology Laboratory (Fa)
4    
ANSC 1032 Introductory Animal Sciences (Sp, Fa)2    
ANSC 1051 Introduction to the Livestock Industry (Sp, Fa)1    
BIOL 1543 Principles of Biology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& BIOL 1541L Principles of Biology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
4    
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa)3    
AGED 2143 Introduction to Agricultural Communications (Fa)  3  
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3  
JOUR 1033 Fundamentals of Journalism (Sp, Su, Fa)  3  
MATH 1203 College Algebra (Sp, Su, Fa) (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103) (or higher)
or MATH 1313 Quantitative Reasoning (Sp, Su, Fa) (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1113)
  3  
Year Total: 15 15  
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpringSummer
AGEC 1103 Principles of Agricultural Microeconomics (Sp, Fa)
or AGEC 2103 Principles of Agricultural Macroeconomics (Sp, Fa)
3    
AGME 2903 Agricultural and Human Environmental Sciences Applications of Microcomputers (Sp, Su, Fa)3    
CHEM 1073 Fundamentals of Chemistry (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1214 Lecture) (Su, Fa)
& CHEM 1071L Fundamentals of Chemistry Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1214 Lab) (Su, Fa)
4    
CSES 1203 Introduction to Plant Sciences (Sp, Fa)3    
Fine Arts/Humanities Core Elective3    
AGED 3143 Communicating Agriculture to the Public (Sp, Su, Fa)  3  
CSES 2013 Pest Management (Sp)  3  
HIST 2003 History of the American People to 1877 (ACTS Equivalency = HIST 2113) (Sp, Su, Fa) (or HIST 2013 History of the American People, 1877 to Present (ACTS )
or PLSC 2003 American National Government (ACTS Equivalency = PLSC 2003) (Sp, Su, Fa)
  3  
PSYC 2003 General Psychology (ACTS Equivalency = PSYC 1103) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3  
General Electives  3  
Year Total: 16 15  
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpringSummer
AGED 3243 Ag Reporting and Feature Writing (Odd years, Fa)3    
BIOL 2013 General Microbiology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& BIOL 2011L General Microbiology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
or PHYS 1044 Physics for Architects I (Fa)
4    
CSES 2203 Soil Science (Sp, Fa)3    
CSES 2201L Soil Science Laboratory (Sp, Fa)
or CSES 355V Soil Profile Description (Fa)
1    
Fine Arts/Humanities Core Elective3    
General Elective3    
AGED 3153 Leadership Development in Agriculture (Sp)  3  
AGED 4343 Communication Campaigns in Agriculture (Odd years, Sp)  3  
Science/Math Elective  3  
Social Science Core Elective  3  
General Elective  3  
EXED 475V Internship in Extension (Sp, Su, Fa)    3
Year Total: 17 15 3
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpringSummer
AGED 3943 Professional Development in Agricultural Communications (Even years, Fa)3    
AGED 4003 Issues in Agriculture (Fa)3    
AGED 4243 Graphic Design in AFLS (Sp, Su, Fa)3    
ACOM Concentration Elective3    
AGED 4143 Electronic Communications in Agriculture (Even years, Sp)  3  
AGED 4543 Ag Publications (Even years, Sp)  3  
ACOM Concentration Elective  3  
Upper Division General Elective  3  
Year Total: 12 12  
 
Total Units in Sequence:   120