ERIC Number: ED079548
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Preparing for Public Service Occupations: Social and Economic Services. Career Education Curriculum Guide.
Lynn, James J.
This curriculum guide, one of a series developed to assist those involved in implementing career education programs concerned with public service occupations, contains the basic instructional material recommended for the area of social and economic services preparation. The units described are: (1) social service agencies and programs, (2) why people behave as they do, (3) how groups behave, (4) working with community organizations and groups, (5) individual assistance skills, (6) influences on people, and (7) cross-cultural skills. The guide offers suggestions for course content, teaching materials, and instructional pbjectives as well as teacher and student activities helpful in preparing individuals for social and economic service entry-level positions in public service occupations. Related documents are available in this issue as VT 020 793, VT 020 794, VT 020 796, and VT 020 856. (Author/MF)
Descriptors: Behavior Development, Career Education, Community Organizations, Course Content, Cross Cultural Training, Curriculum Guides, Government Employees, Group Behavior, Instructional Materials, Interaction Process Analysis, Interpersonal Competence, Public Service Occupations, Social Services, Welfare Services
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Adult, Vocational, and Technical Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Curriculum Center for Occupational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Div. of Vocational Education.