Spring Course LARC367 / THEA367 “Educational Exhibit Design”

LARC367 / THEA367 “Educational Exhibit Design” is being offered in the spring as an 8-week, 2-credit course, meeting on Tuesdays from 6-9pm. Enrolled students will work on the design, construction, and educational messaging / signage for the UD exhibit at the 2022 Philadelphia Flower Show, themed “In Full Bloom.” The theme for the Education Exhibits is the benefit of gardening and horticulture on mental health. No experience is required — just enthusiasm. Students from all majors are welcome! For more information contact Karen Gartley (kgartley@udel.edu) or Stefanie Hansen (shansen@udel.edu).

New Spring 2021 Course AGRI 217 Leadership and Communication in Agriculture

AGRI217: Leadership and communication in agriculture
(Fulfills CANR Breadth Requirement & ANR major Oral Communications Requirement!)

Communication skills as they relate to leadership styles will be explored. Practical experience in oral and written communication as well as social media will occur with a hybrid course with one session in class and online.

Course Objectives:

● Identify leadership style and how that impacts communication skills.

● Understand and apply the basic tenets of oral and written communications.

● Understand the role of digital media in communications and explore best practices.

Available Spring 2021 | www.udel.edu/00781

New Equine Course for Fall 2020

New Course for Fall 2020
ANFS 267: Introduction to Equine Therapeutics, 3 credits
Class meets Mondays: 6:30 – 7:45 PM,
Discussion: Tuesdays OR Thursdays: 9:30 – 10:45 AM

This course will introduce students to the application of equine assisted therapeutics for a wide range of physical, emotional, and developmental disabilities. Students will have opportunities for hands-on experience evaluating equine partners, understanding therapeutic biomechanics, adaptive equipment, and the roles of therapeutic riding instructors and volunteers. ANFS 267 is the entry level course at UD for PATH Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor (CTRI) credential.