# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Biological Applications in Agriculture (8086/36 weeks)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Biological Applications in Agriculture (8086/36 weeks)

Course Description

Course Code:8086
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:9–10

This course applies biological principles to agriculture, food, and natural resources. Competencies emphasize and reinforce standards of learning for biology with agricultural applications. This course gives students the foundational knowledge to be successful in Biotechnology Foundations in Agricultural and Environmental Science (8085).

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
    • Animal Systems
    • Environmental Service Systems
    • Food Products and Processing Systems
    • Natural Resources Systems
    • Plant Systems
    • Power, Structural, and Technical Systems
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
    • Engineering and Technology
    • Science and Mathematics

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.