This course is designed to give students knowledge and experience in the care of small and large animals. Learn to raise and manage real animals at school from birth or hatching until full grown to include pigs and chickens, fish and others as we see fit. Other animals may simply visit for specific learning objectives and lab activities. Field trips and guest speakers will be part of class instruction and focus on animals students are most interested in. speakers, along with raising animals in class will be part of class instruction.
This class has been approved by DPI as a high school science equivalent.
**Earn College Credit: This class is transcripted through Western Technical College which means you will earn high school and college credit upon successful completion of this course. Please note that the college credit earned through WTC is transferable to other technical colleges in the Wisconsin Technical College System.
PREREQUISITES MUST BE ADHERED TO AND CHECKED BEFORE STUDENTS ARE ACCEPTED/ENROLLED.
Western Technical College Class: Animal Science, 10006113, 3.0 credits
Length: (1) Trimester Block
Grade Level: 10, 11, 12
Prerequisite: Students enrolled in this class must have taken at least one other animal science/veterinary science class at their home school.
Cum Laude Points: 0
Career Cluster(s): Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources