Fisheries and Wildlife Management (8041/36 weeks) Course Description
|Suggested Grade Levels:||11–12|
The Fisheries and Wildlife Management course offers instruction in identification and management of both terrestrial and aquatic wildlife and of their habitats. Content addressing the issues related to endangered species and organizations that protect fisheries and wildlife is also included.
As noted in Superintendent’s Memo #058-17 (2-28-2017), this Career and Technical Education (CTE) course must maintain a maximum pupil-to-teacher ratio of 20 students to one teacher, due to safety regulations. The 2016-2018 biennial budget waiver of the teacher-to-pupil ratio staffing requirement does not apply.
Career Clusters and Pathways
For federal reporting (choose one)
- Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
- Animal Systems
- Environmental Service Systems
- Natural Resources Systems
- Plant Systems
- Power, Structural, and Technical Systems
Upon completion of the course
- College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA+)
- Customer Service Specialist (CSS) Examination
- National Career Readiness Certificate Assessment
- Natural Resources Systems Assessment
- Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth Examination
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.