ERIC Number: ED119981
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Marine Education: Guidelines for Curriculum Development. Final Report.
Olympus Research Corp., Boston, MA.
This report describes the status of marine career education in the United States as of July 1975. The objectives of this work are: (1) to assess the current and future manpower needs, (2) to determine the extent of curriculum offerings, (3) to report the availability of relevant materials, (4) to describe the need for new program offerings, (5) to determine materials that need to be developed, (6) to identify the most significant issues, (7) to cluster the key occupations and places of employment, and (8) to prepare guidelines for future curriculum development in the area of marine education. In a concluding section, the research team summarizes findings and recommends courses of action. The group cites as areas of greatest urgency the need to (1) establish interagency coordination for the development of marine career education, and (2) sponsor a comprehensive marine occupational analysis. (Author/CP)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Olympus Research Corp., Boston, MA.