ERIC Number: ED096456
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
Protection for the Consumer; Business Education: 6463.07.
This course is designed to acquaint the student with the functions, criticisms, costs, and consumer analysis of advertising; Federal and State regulations of industry operation and advertising; Federal, State, and city agencies for consumer protection; private and business-sponsored organizations for consumer protection; and rights and responsibilities of the consumer. The course does not require any prerequisites, but a pretest could be given to determine areas of greatest weaknesses. Included are a list of 11 behavioral objectives, a detailed outline of the course content, suggested learning activities, evaluative instruments, a list of resource materials for students and teachers, and an appendix of sample activities. (Author/BP)
Descriptors: Advertising, Behavioral Objectives, Business Education, Community Organizations, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Consumer Protection, Course Content, Curriculum Guides, Organizations (Groups), Public Agencies, Publicize, Resource Materials, Responsibility, Secondary Education, State Agencies
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.