ERIC Number: ED123420
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Allied Health Field, Tenth Grade. Introduction to Allied Health and the Health Care Team. Operation TACT [Toward an Allied Health Career Today] Curriculum [and Teachers' Handbook].
The two-part set consists of a student handbook and a related teachers' handbook in allied health education for use at the tenth grade level. The student handbook consists of seven units which focus on the biology curriculum: (1) community water examination, (2) bacteriological examination of water, (3) the microscope, (4) microbes and man, (5) paper chromatography, (6) the transport system (part 1: heart rate and blood pressure, and part 2: examination of the blood), and (7) individual study--a report on a communicable or hereditary disease. Each unit offers learning activities and exercises which center on laboratory work in order to assist students in obtaining knowledge and skills related to allied health occupations. The teachers' handbook provides suggestions for activities to assist teachers in the instruction of five of the above units: (1) the microscope, (2) microbes and man, (3) paper chromatography, (4) transport system, and (5) examination of water. (EC)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Connecticut Univ., Storrs. School of Allied Health Professions.