# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Agricultural Business Fundamentals I Course Description

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Agricultural Business Fundamentals I (8022/36 weeks) Course Description

Course Description

Course Code:8022
Co-op:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:10–11
Prerequisites:None

Students develop the necessary knowledge, skills, habits, and attitudes for employment in agricultural businesses. Emphasis is placed on personal financial management practices, consumer choices, financial records, business structures and procedures, and the economics of marketing agricultural products and services.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
    • Agribusiness Systems
    • Animal Systems
    • Environmental Service Systems
    • Natural Resources Systems
    • Plant Systems
    • Power, Structural, and Technical Systems
  • Finance
    • Accounting
    • Banking Services
    • Business Finance
    • Insurance
    • Securities and Investments
  • Marketing
    • Marketing Communications
    • Marketing Management
    • Marketing Research
    • Merchandising
    • Professional Sales

Available Credentials

Upon completion of the course

Certifications

Licenses

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.