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Undergraduate Degree Programs

These course descriptions are not being updated as of August 1, 2016. Current course descriptions are maintained in LionPATH.

Agricultural Systems Management (A S M)

A S M 217 Landscape Soil and Water Management (3) Landscape soil and water management and practices including irrigation, hydrology, erosion, open channel, drainage, and impoundments.
Effective: Spring 2001
 

A S M 307 Golf Course Irrigation and Drainage (3) Golf course irrigation systems; including sprinkler selection; piping; control systems; scheduling. Surface and subsurface drainage topics. Note: Students may not take both A S M 217 and A S M 307 for credit.
Effective: Spring 2006
Prerequisite: MATH 021, SOILS 101  

A S M 309 (E R M 309) Measurement & Monitoring of Hydrologic Systems (3) Introduction to measurement and monitoring equipment/techniques commonly used in analyses and design of hydrologic systems.
Effective: Spring 2010
Prerequisite: PHYS 211 orPHYS 250, CHEM 110  

A S M 310 Power Transmission in Agriculture (3) Selection and maintenance of mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic power transmission components and systems. Electric motor principles and controls.
Effective: Spring 2014 Ending: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: BRS 221  

A S M 310 Power Transmission in Agriculture (3) Selection and maintenance of mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic power transmission components and systems. Electric motor principles and controls.
Effective: Spring 2017 Future: Spring 2017
Prerequisite: BRS 221 or concurrent  

A S M 320 Combustion Engines for Mobile Equipment (3) Operating principles of internal combustion engines; performance, selection, and maintenance aspects of engine systems in mobile equipment.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: A S M 310  

A S M 327 Soil and Water Resource Management (3) Soil and water management systems and practices including hydrology, surface drainage, open channels, and erosion, subsurface drainage, impoundments and irrigation.
Effective: Summer 1994
Prerequisite: PHYS 250  

A S M 391 (GWS) (B E 391) Contextual Integration of Communication Skills for the Technical Workplace (2) To develop corporate communication skills in technically focused students in a contextual manner.
Effective: Fall 2008 Ending: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: Junior level standing in B E or A S M  

A S M 392 (GWS) (B E 392) Contextual Integration of Leadership Skills for the Technical Workplace (2) To develop corporate leadership skills in technically focused students in a contextual manner.
Effective: Fall 2008 Ending: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: A S M 391 junior level standing in B E or A S M  

A S M 420 Principles of Off-Road Machines (3) Cabs, tires, traction, power train, electrical systems and technical standards for off-road equipment, including agricultural, loggin, construction, and military machines.
Effective: Fall 2015
Prerequisite: B E 306 orA S M 310  

A S M 424 Selection and Management of Agricultural Machinery (3) Function and operation of field and farmstead machines; energy, quality, and loss considerations; selection and utilization; precision agriculture technology.
Effective: Fall 2008
Prerequisite: or concurrent:B E 306 orA S M 320  

A S M 425 Physical Principles in Agricultural Processing (3) Dimensions and units, mass and energy balances, fluid flow, heat transfer in the context of specific agricultural process applications.
Effective: Spring 2014 Ending: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: BRS 221  

Last Import from UCM: April 22, 2017 3:00 AM

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