ERIC Number: ED097550
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
An Introduction to Research and Development. The Wisconsin Guide to Local Curriculum Improvement in Industrial Education, K-12.
The field tested instructional package introduces the student to industrial research and development. Defining behavioral objectives, the course description includes a media section, suggested classroom activities, and student evaluation materials, as well as the basic information section. Included is a working definition of research and development. The five steps of the scientific method of research and development are listed and explained along with six traits of a creative thinker. The package explains the role of research and development as used by industry to produce goods and services. (Author/MW)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Course Content, Course Descriptions, Creative Thinking, Curriculum Guides, Development, Industrial Education, Instructional Materials, Junior High Schools, Learning Modules, Manufacturing Industry, Organizational Development, Research Methodology, Research Utilization, Secondary Education, Technological Advancement, Trade and Industrial Education
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Wisconsin Univ. - Stout, Menomonie. Graduate Coll.; Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ. - Stout, Menomonie. Center for Vocational, Technical and Adult Education.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin