ERIC Number: ED118738
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Orientation to Public Service Occupations. Curriculum Guide.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Div. of Vocational Education.
Prepared as a tool for implementing a career education program, the guide is designed to help high school students and teachers explore career options available in the public services field. The eight major occupational groups covered in units are: (1) government agency management, (2) social and economic services, (3) educational services, (4) resources management, (5) rural, urban, and community development, (6) public safety, corrections, and judical services, (7) regulatory services and records, and (8) transportation services. Sections of each unit contain information on the nature of the occupational groups, the types of work performed, the qualifications and preparation needed, the activities engaged in, career ladders, and employment prospects. Each section includes appropriate instructional objectives, content, student learning activities, teacher activities to facilitate management of learning situations, and a list of instructional resources. Appended are: a listing of resource suppliers and 98 pages of suggested multiple choice evaluation questions. Prepared as master copies for duplication, pre- and post-tests are provided for each section of each unit with answers included. (Author/MS)
Descriptors: Career Education, Career Ladders, Career Opportunities, Community Services, Course Content, Curriculum Guides, Employment Qualifications, Government Employees, Human Services, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Occupational Clusters, Occupational Information, Orientation Materials, Public Service Occupations, Secondary Education, Tests
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock No. 017-080-01431-9; No price given)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Research and Demonstration.
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Div. of Vocational Education.
Note: For related documents, see CE 005 294-299; Revised Edition of ED 079 552