Principles of Agricultural Science - Animal (ASA)

Description: Principles of Agricultural Science – Animal is a foundational level (sophomore) course where students explore the world of animal agriculture and develop a management guide for an animal of their choice. Areas of study include history and domestication, handling and behavior, anatomy and physiology, nutrition, reproduction, genetics, health, selection, and marketing. To register for the Institute, click here.

Location: Mountain View High School, Bend, Oregon

Dates: August 5-16, 2013

Cost:  $2500  Includes cost of instruction and materials, housing and meals.

Registration Fee must be paid prior to the beginning of the Institute.  Please send a purchase order or check, Attention Traci Dulany, to:

Mountain View HS, CASE Institute
2755 NE 27th S
Bend, OR 97701

Course Credit: Graduate course credit is available at three or six quarter credits.  For more information click here.  NOTE: All course credit registrants, whether they are Oregon residents or from out of state, will pay in-state tuition during Summer Session.

Schedule: On-site check-in is from 10:00am to 3:00pm at Mountain View High School, and class begins at 4:00pm on Monday evening at Mountain View High School. Class is held weekdays from 8:00am-5:00pm with lunch from 12-1:30, and the last class is Friday, August 16 from 8:00am to Noon.

For those traveling by air to Oregon:  The cheapest flights normally are to Portland International Airport (PDX), which is about a 3 hour drive to Bend.  There is a shuttle available to Bend, or participants can arrange for a rental car.  The closest airport is Redmond Airport, which is about a 20 minute drive to Bend.

Housing:  Housing will be provided at an area hotel, and a shuttle will be provided to the BMCC campus twice daily.  Meals will be provided by BMCC for the duration of the Institute.

Tourism: Visit Bend,High Desert Museum, Tower Theatre, Pilot Butte State Park, Chimps Inc., Reid School, Deschutes County Historical Museum

Contact: Traci Dulany  541-355-4495 or traci.dulany@bend,k12.or.us.

 

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