ERIC Number: ED151565
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Office Occupations. Competencies for Articulation.
Southeast Community Coll., Lincoln, NE.; Lincoln Public Schools, NE.; Nebraska Educational Service Unit 6, Milford.
Materials contained in this guide present competencies describing office occupations skills necessary for success in initial employment or applicable to advanced educational placement, and may be used by administrators, students, and secondary and postsecondary vocational teachers. The student outcomes section provides guidelines for planning of and preparation for job opportunities and placement, for advanced placement in postsecondary education, and for allowing high school credit for previous experience. Section 2 lists sixteen office occupations competencies needed for initial employment, such as operating a typewriter, adding machine, and calculator, preparing masters and using duplicating equipment, handling mail, recording bookkeeping transactions, transcribing shorthand materials, and determining solutions for office problems. Under each competency is a description of circumstances under which the student will demonstrate the skill, and criteria of acceptable performance. A third section lists enabling tasks for each competency, describing activities necessary for developing a particular job skill. A glossary, a form for recording student achievement, and a class progress chart are also included. (TA)
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), Behavioral Objectives, Business Skills, Career Planning, Competency Based Education, Curriculum Guides, Educational Planning, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Office Occupations Education, Performance Criteria, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Skill Development
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Nebraska State Dept. of Education, Lincoln. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Southeast Community Coll., Lincoln, NE.; Lincoln Public Schools, NE.; Nebraska Educational Service Unit 6, Milford.
Note: For related documents see CE 015 159-162