ERIC Number: ED158046
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: N/A
Kentucky Consumer & Homemaking Education. Personal and Family Development. Curriculum Guide, Semester Course.
Wilson, Judith; And Others
Intended for use by teachers at the high school level, this curriculum guide, which is one in a series of guides for consumer and homemaking education in Kentucky, outlines a semester special interest course in the area of personal and family development. As the concluding course of a curriculum on this subject which commences on the junior high level in a separate guide (CE 017 459), it covers in depth the family, its structure, and its relationship with society. The concepts included are as follow: (1) adult roles in family and society; (2) adult relationships in the family and community, focusing on marriage and family crises situations such as death and divorce; (3) the family as a basic social unit; (4) the relationship of the family life cycle to the individual and society, and the developmental tasks of each phase of the cycle; and (5) the dual role of homemaker-wage earner. Behavioral objectives are stated in terms of student competencies, and the specific teaching strategies are accompanied by references to outside resources and supporting generalizations. A list of resources is gathered together at the end, including books, periodicals, pamphlets, and filmstrips. (ELG)
Descriptors: Adults, Community Relations, Community Role, Competency Based Education, Curriculum Guides, Family Involvement, Family Life, Family Life Education, Family Problems, Family Relationship, Family Role, Family (Sociological Unit), High Schools, Individual Development, Instructional Materials, Marriage, Maturity (Individuals), Socialization
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Eastern Kentucky Univ., Richmond. Dept. of Home Economics.; Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Bureau of Vocational Education.
Identifiers - Location: Kentucky