ERIC Number: ED111946
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-May-1
Reference Count: 0
Business/Clerical/Sales. Career Education Guide.
Dependents Schools (DOD), Washington, DC. European Area.
The curriculum guide is designed to provide students with realistic training in business/clerical/sales theory and practices within the secondary educational framework and to prepare them for entry into an occupation or continuing postsecondary education. Each unit plan consists of a description of the area under consideration, estimated hours of instruction, behavioral objectives, a module outline, a list of useful curriculum materials and resources, laboratory activities, and laboratory materials. The clerical/business/sales occupations curriculum covers the following areas: introduction to business, typing 1 (beginning), speed writing, typing 2 (beginning applications), PBX operation skills, business filing, English for business communications, beginning shorthand, machine transcription, intermediate shorthand, typing 3 (advanced applications), magnetic tape typing, advanced shorthand, typing 4 (executive specialties), business mathematics, record keeping, 10-key calculators, full-key calculators, beginning accounting, accounting machine operation, intermediate accounting, advanced accounting, distributive education skills, and orientation to job entry. The modules are meant to be used in coordination with other elements in the series: graphic communications, health/cosmetology, and computer technology. The document concludes with a suggested facilities layout including physical descriptions and diagrams. (BP)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dependents Schools (DOD), Washington, DC. European Area.
Note: For related documents, see CE 004 659-660 and CE 004 662-669; Twelve wall charts supporting the guides are available from Directorate, United States Dependents Schools, European Area, Dept of the Army. APO 0 9164 (Reference Wall Chart B, MAN 352-6, numbers 1-4)