Agribusiness: Agriculture Communications

Overview

Agribusiness is a challenging, rewarding, multi-faceted industry. From large multinational corporations to emerging food manufacturing and input supply firms, there is a strong demand by agribusiness firms for more and better employees trained in both management and the agricultural sciences. Using technology ranging from natural systems to artificial insemination and embryo transfer systems, animal science involves the production, packaging, transportation, marketing and regulation of food, medical and fiber products.

What You'll Do

  • Learn to tell the story of agriculture and the environment to consumers, legislators, and other key stakeholders.
  • Be prepared to understand and communicate specialized agricultural science and information through journalism, advertising, pu
  • Be given hands-on opportunities in and out of the classroom to practice key skills and prepare for a professional career
  • Gain a skill-set to act as a liaise between industry and consumers; also produce communication materials using various media and technology resources


What You'll Study

  • AY210 Animal Welfare
  • MC221 Media Elements
  • AG313 Social Media in Agribusiness
  • AO327 Sustainable Agriculture


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Internships & Career Opportunities

  • Advertising Account Executive
  • Graphic Designer
  • Reporter for Science, Agriculture, or Business
  • News Writer or Editor
  • Photojournalist
  • Public Relations Coordinator
  • Legislative Affairs Specialist
  • Marketing and Communication Coordinator
  • Sales and Company Representatives

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