ERIC Number: ED338890
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Business Communications Curriculum Guidelines.
Washington Office of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Olympia.
Based on recommendations of a committee of educators in Washington State, this curriculum guide provides a competency-based curriculum to be used as a resource for business education instructors preparing students to be employees who are effective communicators. The guide contains the following elements: an introduction with course title, course description, purposes of the course, course level (grades 10-12), and course length; suggested scope and sequence for accounting, secretarial, and office services and related courses; goals and student learning objectives (directional and language arts); competencies; suggested grading guidelines; and a curriculum outline. An appendix contains learning activities for professional/leadership development. The guide also contains 10 references, 33 suggestions for courseware, and 9 suggestions for computer software. (KC)
Descriptors: Accounting, Business Communication, Business Education, Business Skills, Clerical Occupations, Communication Skills, Competence, Competency Based Education, Computer Software, Course Content, Educational Resources, High Schools, Leadership Training, Secretaries, State Curriculum Guides, Student Leadership, Textbooks
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Washington Office of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Olympia.