International Agriculture & Rural Development (IARD)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

IARD 2050

This discussion-based course introduces opportunities for international study available to juniors and seniors. Grounded in experiential learning through community engagement, public service, and leadership ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: NTRES 2050

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  4576IARD 2050  LEC 001

  • Class is open to freshmen and sophomores majoring or minoring in IARD and NTRES. All others by permission of instructor.

IARD 4030

Half the world's arable land is farmed by traditional farmers who have produced food and fiber for millennia with few outside inputs. Many of these practices are forgotten but some are still used by farmers ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Combined with: PLSCS 4030

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 17390IARD 4030  LEC 001

IARD 4910

Reading and discussion course focusing on the relationship between agricultural sustainability and religious faith, especially the linkage between the motivation to adopt practices of sustainability and ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Seven Week - First.  Combined with: PLSCS 4910

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 14340IARD 4910  DIS 201

    • R
    • Jan 24 - Mar 16, 2018
    • Fick, G

  • Recommended prerequisite: Sustainable Agriculture (CSS 1900) or equivalent.

IARD 4960

International internship, supervised by a faculty member who is directly involved in determining both the course content and in evaluating a student's work. The student researches and initiates an appropriate ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  1572IARD 4960  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • See CALS internship policies and submit approved submit a CALS Special Studies Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#special-studies). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

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  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  4673IARD 4960  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Van Es, H

IARD 4970

Allows students the opportunity to investigate special interests that are not treated in regularly scheduled courses. The student develops a plan of study to pursue under the direction of a faculty ... view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

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  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3541IARD 4970  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Staff

IARD 4980

This course enables undergraduate students to get valuable teaching experience in any one of the IARD courses for credit. view course details

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4705IARD 4980  TA 653

    • TBA
    • Lassoie, J

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3398IARD 4980  TA 651

  • Previous enrollment in the course to be taught or other appropriate previous training and experience. Students from all colleges must submit an Independent Study Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

IARD 5655

This course combines the analysis and application of important planning and management concepts with a participatory orientation, with the analysis and evaluation of case-study experiences from Asia, Africa ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: PADM 5655

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4271IARD 5655  LEC 001

IARD 5970

Allows M.P.S. students the opportunity to investigate special interests that are not treated in regularly scheduled courses. The student develops a plan of study to pursue under the direction of a faculty ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2873IARD 5970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Hobbs, P

  • Sign into your faculty section.

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2874IARD 5970  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Kyle, S

      Uphoff, N

  • Sign into your faculty section.

IARD 5980

A problem-solving project entailing either fieldwork and/or library work for MPS students. The aim of the project is to give students supervised experience in dealing intellectually and analytically with ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1574IARD 5980  FLD 801

    • TBA
    • Kyle, S

      Lassoie, J

  • Enrollment limited to: candidates in the field of International Development. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward MPS degree requirements.

IARD 6020

The course is designed to provide students with an opportunity to observe agricultural development in India or Myanmar and to promote interdisciplinary exchange among faculty, staff, students and their ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First.  Combined with: FDSC 6020

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 18024IARD 6020  LEC 001

    • REmerson Hall 135
    • Jan 24 - Mar 16, 2018
    • Parra, P

      Pritts, M

      Raman, K

      Rizvi, S

  • Class includes a field trip to India. Students will travel January 4th (to) and return on January 15th. Fees: TBD

IARD 6960

A variety of speakers present seminars on international development topics relating to sustainable development throughout the world. Students attend each seminar and submit a five-page essay at the end ... view course details

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  •  1318IARD 6960  SEM 101

    • W
    • Buck, L

      Lauren, J

IARD 6970

A seminar for M.P.S. - Glogal Development students to discuss important issues in their field and to prepare themselves to write M.P.S. project papers. Specific content varies. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  1578IARD 6970  SEM 101

    • T
    • Gregory, P

      Kyle, S

      Lassoie, J

  • Enrollment limited to and required for: MPS ID students or permission of instructor.

IARD 6980

This course enables MPS students to get valuable teaching experience in any one of the IARD courses for credit. view course details

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3426IARD 6980  TA 651

    • TBA
    • Nelson, R

  • Students must have the needed experience to help assist with the teaching of the course.

IARD 7830

A comparative analysis of extension and research philosophies and educational approaches to sustainable agriculture and natural resource management using case studies from developing countries. view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3397IARD 7830  LEC 001