ERIC Number: ED350485
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Office Support Systems. Curriculum Guide [and] Simulations [and] Test Bank.
Peace, Betty; Patton, Jan
This document consists of a curriculum guide combined with separately published "Simulations" and "Test Bank" volumes designed to support instructors using the curriculum guide. The curriculum guide was developed to provide instructional materials to teachers of office support systems courses in Texas. The guide contains the following : (1) essential elements; (2) suggested scope and sequence; and (3) an outline of the course content with suggested lesson plans for each unit, including suggested teacher activities and resources. Three appendixes include reference addresses, an equipment list, and suggested modifications of the course for students with disabilities. The following eight topics are covered in the curriculum: introduction to office support systems, keyboarding, employment, filing, processing mail, business operations, financial management, and communications. (KC)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Clerical Occupations, Communication Skills, Competence, Competency Based Education, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Simulation, Computer Software, Course Content, Educational Resources, Filing, Item Banks, Job Skills, Keyboarding (Data Entry), Lesson Plans, Microcomputers, Money Management, Office Occupations Education, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, Teaching Methods, Test Items, Word Processing
Educational Development and Training Center, East Texas State University, Commerce, TX 75429 ("Curriculum Guide" order no. BO-307-CG; "Simulations" order no. BO-307-SIM; "Test Bank" order no. BO-307-TBH).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Authoring Institution: East Texas State Univ., Commerce. Educational Development and Training Center.