ERIC Number: ED085511
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jul-31
Reference Count: N/A
An Exploratory Study to Analyze New Skill Content in Selected Occupations in Michigan and the Mechanism for its Translation into Vocational Education Curricula: Section Report on Clerk Typist/Clerk Stenographer, Bookkeeper, and Salesperson.
Battelle Memorial Inst., Columbus, OH. Columbus Labs.
The report is one of a series which supplements the overall report "Exploratory Study to Analyze New Skill Content in Selected Occupations in Michigan and the Mechanism for its Translation into Vocational Education Curricula". It presents detailed task analyses and results of employers skill requirements for bookkeeper, clerk typist/clerk stenographer, and salesperson. The purpose of the study is to develop information for curriculum development which could be used to reduce discrepancies between skills employers desire and those students acquire in vocational education. (Author)
Descriptors: Bookkeeping, Business Education, Business Skills, Clerical Occupations, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Evaluation, Employer Attitudes, Employment Qualifications, Entry Workers, Labor Market, Labor Needs, Occupational Information, Sales Workers, Shorthand, Skill Analysis, Task Analysis, Typewriting, Vocational Education
National Technical Information Service, Springfield, Va. 22151 (PB-223 085, MF $1.45, HC $3.75)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Office of Research and Development.
Authoring Institution: Battelle Memorial Inst., Columbus, OH. Columbus Labs.