Online High School Agriscience Course
Embark on an enlightening journey through the vast domain of agriscience with Excel High School's dedicated course. Crafted meticulously to ensure students grasp the nuances of this multidisciplinary field, the curriculum dives deep into the intricate workings of animal and plant systems. It offers a comprehensive overview of the challenges the agricultural sector currently faces and familiarizes learners with sustainable practices in water and soil management. The course acts as a bridge, connecting students to the core principles of agriscience and encouraging them to critically reflect on the balance of consumption and production in our complex agricultural system.
The course goes beyond the theoretical to provide a more holistic perspective, delving into the practical aspects of agriscience. It introduces students to the myriad career opportunities available in this ever-evolving field, from resource management to food processing. In addition, learners are enlightened about the rewards and challenges of venturing into agriscience as self-employed professionals. By the culmination of the course, students aren't just well-informed but are also well-equipped to make informed decisions about potential career paths in agriscience, striking a balance between passion and practicality.
High School Agriscience
This course introduces students to the multidisciplinary field of agriscience. Students will learn about animal and plant systems, water and soil management, as well as food products and processing systems. This course offers an opportunity to learn more about the various careers in this field as well as some of the latest technological developments. Students are encouraged to reflect on our complex agricultural system as both consumers and producers.
Textbook: Agriscience © Excel Education Systems, Inc. - 2021
Throughout the course, you will meet the following goals:
- Describe early and modern examples of agriscience
- Explain the challenges facing the agriculture sector
- Differentiate between flow, renewable, and nonrenewable resources
- Describe common agricultural practices in water and soil management
- Detail the standard of care for domesticated animals
- Describe the various jobs available in agriscience as well as some of the advantages and disadvantages of being self-employed in this field.
- Chapter 1: Introduction to Agriscience
- Chapter 2: Natural Resources and Agriculture
- Chapter 3: Plants
- Chapter 4: Soil
- Chapter 5: Caring for Animals
- Chapter 6: Animals and Science
- Chapter 7: Food
- Chapter 8: Pests
- Chapter 9: Careers in Agriscience
- Chapter 10: Agribusiness & The Future
A = 90-100%
B = 80-89%
C = 70-79%
D = 60-69%
F = under 59%
How Much Does It Cost?
Standard high school courses are priced at an affordable $225 each. This cost-effective rate makes quality education accessible for every student.
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Single course options at Excel High School range in price depending on their difficulty. Single course prices are below:
- Standard High School Courses: $225
- Honors High School Courses: $325
- (AP) High School Courses: $599
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Once your payment has been received, you'll get an email with your student account details. This will be your portal to submit any previous academic transcripts, view vital account information, and navigate other critical resources. Your classes will be added automatically and adjusted based on your submitted transcripts (if applicable).