The topics for today include: "artificial insemination procedures, a disease control program for newborn pigs, and the advantages of minimum tillage." Just a typical day in an agriculture class? The class is in fact, Communications II at Lake Land College with the instructor assigned from the English Division. The topics are part of a student organized customer information project approved by an agriculture instructor. Project Communications places the emphasis on direct use of job language skills in the classroom. The projects are used to help students gain confidence and efficiency in communicating his own vocational-technical area. These projects emphasize job language analysis, speaking, and writing.
communication, job language skills