|Course Description :|
Prerequisite : (0605260)
The diffusion of information and the innovation adoption process, communication concepts, skills, patterns, and effective communication process. Extension teaching methods used in Information, technology transfer to extension clientele, types, advantages and disadvantages of individual, group and mass media methods of extension are examined. The course explores theoretical models of program development, needs assessment and analyzing and interpreting program priorities, and resources needed to design, organize, and conduct extension education programs and activities for targeted audiences are explored.