• 89709400 Agricultural Mechanics & Metal Technologies  (Agricultural Mechanics & Metal Technologies)

    Course Description:

    Agricultural Mechanics & Metal Technologies is a course that introduces students to agricultural mechanics with emphasis on theory and technical skill development. Topics and skill areas include safety, tool identification, carpentry, electricity, plumbing, masonry, fencing, painting, and hot and cold metal skills as it relates to the welding process. (Lab Fees Required)

    Prerequisite & Recommendations:

    Prerequisite: None

    Grade Level: 9-12


    89709300 Agricultural Mechanics Equipment Design and Fabrication

    Course Description:

    In Ag Mech Equipment Design and Fabrication, students will acquire knowledge and skills related to the design and fabrication of agricultural equipment. To prepare for careers in mechanized agriculture and technical systems, students must attain knowledge and skills related to agricultural equipment design and fabrication. To prepare for success, students reinforce, apply, and transfer their academic knowledge and technical skills in a variety of settings. *Offered only at TECC-West **Fees required

    Prerequisite & Recommendations:

    Prerequisite: Agriculture Mechanics and Metal Technologies

    Grade level: 10-12


    89709800 Practicum in Agricultural Mechanics (Practicum in Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources)

    Course Description:

    Practicum in Agricultural Mechanics is designed to give students supervised practical application of knowledge and skills in agricultural mechanics as it relates to safety and skills in tool operation, electrical wiring, plumbing, carpentry, fencing, concrete, and metalworking techniques. To prepare for careers in agricultural power, structural, and technical systems, students will participate in a variety of experiences such as paid or unpaid employment, independent study, internships, assistantships, and mentorships. In these real-world environments, student will enhance their technical knowledge and skills related to power, structural, and technical agricultural systems and the industry; and develop knowledge and skills regarding career opportunities, entry requirements, industry certifications, and industry expectations. *Offered only at TECC-West **Program fees may apply ***Student must provide transportation to and from practicum site.


    Agriculture Mechanics and Metal Technologies & Agriculture Structures Design and Fabrication