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Coastline Regional Occupational Program (ROP)

Agricultural Aquaponics

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Explore the specific ecology of small crop plants as well as aquarium ecosystems and aquaculture. Students will build and operate a closed aquaponics system that utilizes game fish such as catfish, bluegill, or tilapia. In addition, students will plan, design, create, and operate their own smaller aquaponic farm models.

COURSE TOPICS

  • Organic and sustainable agriculture
  • Hydroponics
  • Aquaculture
  • Laboratory skills; water quality testing
  • Biochemistry
  • Plant anatomy and physiology
  • Nutrient cycles
  • Aquaponics system design and Construction
  • Fish farming
  • Pest management
  • Harvesting
  • Employment Literacy
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Thinking and Problem Solving
  • Communication skills

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES (SLO)

Upon successful completion, Coastline ROP students will:

  • Integrate Academic and Technical Skills
  • Practice Problem Solving and Critical Thinking Skills
  • Communicate and Collaborate with Diverse Audiences
  • Demonstrate Creativity and Innovation
  • Act as Responsible, Ethical Citizens
  • Develop Personal, Educational and Career Goals

 

Course Descriptions

Administration of Justice (AOJ)
Agricultural Aquaponics
Animal Health Care Internship
AP Computer Science A
AP Computer Science Principles
Architecture 1 & 2
Art of Animation
Art of TV & Video Production
Automotive Technology
Automotive Technology Internship
Automotive Technology MLR I
Automotive Technology MLR II
Automotive Technology Pre-Apprenticeship
Baking & Pastry Fundamentals
Broadcast News
Business Internship
Careers in Education
Careers in Education (Docent Program)
Careers with Children Internship
CNA (Pre-Certification) Internship
Computer Graphics
Computer Graphics Adv.
Computer Programming
Computerized Accounting
Construction Technology
Construction Technology Pre-Apprenticeship
Costume Design
Crime Scene Investigation (CSI)
Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts Adv.
Culinary Arts Internship
Dental Assistant Back Office
Dental Assistant Back Office Internship (Spring)
Dental Assistant Front Office
Diversified Service Careers Internship
Emergency Medical Responder (EMR)
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
Engineering Design
Engineering Design & Development
Engineering Innovations
Entertainment Art
Entrepreneurship
Exploring Computer Science
Film & Digital Media Studies
Fire Science 101
Food Services Cooperative
Foods
Hotel & Tourism Internship
Introduction to Engineering
Introduction to Medical Careers
Introduction to Product Design & Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering Technology
Manufacturing Engineering Technology Adv.
Marketing
Medical Core
Medical Nursing Careers Internship
Medical Terminology
Microsoft Tools
Multimedia Communications Design
Music Technology
Pharmacy Technician
Pharmacy Technician Internship
Principles of Engineering
Professional Dance
Programming and Robotics
Rapid Product Development
RetailĀ & Service Careers Cooperative
Retail Sales & Merchandising Internship
Sports & Entertainment Marketing
Sports Medicine & Athletic Training
Sports Medicine Adv.
Study of TV/Film Production
Tech Tools (Spring)
Theater Technology
Video Game Design
Virtual Enterprise
Visual Imagery
Visual Imagery Adv.
Web Site Development
Word Processing/Keyboarding (Fall)


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