Extension Education & Outreach
This course introduces an essential component of the Land Grant Mission. Students will explore the foundational components of Extension education including agent expectations, program development and evaluation, audience engagement, building partnerships, funding structures.
Each week students will be required to take an online quiz in Laulima. The questions for each quiz will be based on the information given in the online lecture presentation and any associated readings. The number and format of questions on the quizzes will vary. Quizzes will be open book and open notes. The quizzes can be retaken and the highest score will be recorded.
Each week students will participate in an online discussion about the topic/s for the week. To receive credit for participation in the discussion each student must:
1. Post a reply to the topic (by midweek)
2. Respond to another student’s comments to the topic (by week-end/due date)
Each student will create an extension education program for a problem relevant to Hawaii.
Draft: Week 7
Final: Week 12
|Extension Educational Material||30%||Each student will create or perform an output for their program||Week 11|
|Peer Program Evaluation||10%||
Each student will evaluate the program of another student in the course.
|Presentation||10%||Each student will give a presentation about their program.||Week 14 or 15|