# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Cybersecurity in Food and Agriculture (8074/36 weeks)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Cybersecurity in Food and Agriculture (8074/36 weeks)

Course Description

Course Code:8074
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:10–12
Prerequisites:Cybersecurity Fundamentals (6302/36 weeks)

In this course, students will focus on the evolving threats and security practices in the food and agricultural industries. Students will project future trends, research national and international policies and laws created to protect the nation’s food supply, and explore careers related to cybersecurity in the various sectors of the food and agriculture industry.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
    • Agribusiness Systems
  • Business Management and Administration
    • Administrative Support
    • Business Information Management
    • General Management
    • Human Resources Management
    • Operations Management
  • Education and Training
    • Teaching and Training
  • Government and Public Administration
    • National Security
    • Public Management and Administration
    • Regulation
    • Revenue and Taxation
  • Information Technology
    • Information Support and Services
    • Network Systems
    • Programming and Software Development
    • Web and Digital Communications
  • Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
    • Legal Services
  • Manufacturing
    • Manufacturing Production Process Development
    • Quality Assurance
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
    • Engineering and Technology
  • Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
    • Logistics Planning and Management Services

Available Credentials

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.