ERIC Number: ED236379
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Competency Based Vocational Education Typing I and Typing II.
Brown, G. Lee; Mahan, Louise
Materials are provided for two competency-based educational courses in Typing I and II for the community college level. The first course covers the touch method operation of the typewriter; the second covers the extension of the touch method and develops such skills as production of business letters, manuscripts, carbon copies, tabulation, tables, and business and financial forms. Proficiency tests for both courses are found at the beginning of the publication. Contents of the Typing I course include teacher's tips (necessary materials, equipment, and individual unit instructions), orientation materials for secretarial study labs, a course description (course objectives, a content outline for both courses, a list of supplies, and evaluation information), and 75 lessons. Competency sheets, job sheets, check sheets, charts, and/or scales may be provided for each lesson. The Typing II course contains teacher's tips, a course description, and 75 lessons. Competency sheets, job sheets, check sheets, and/or preparations for pretests are given for each lesson. Competency sheets in both courses provide the following information: unit title, competency, performance objective, a check list of learning activities, and an evaluation. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore. Div. of Vocational-Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Wor-Wic Tech Community Coll., Salisbury, MD.