ERIC Number: ED162130
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Exploratory Business Curriculum Guide.
Arkansas Univ., Fayetteville. Dept. of Vocational Education.
This curriculum guide is designed for Arkansas ninth-grade students to explore business careers through the use of competency-based instructional materials. Exploratory business teachers are asked to incorporate the twenty-three units of study into a sequence best suited to their teaching style. Units include such topics as "Social Security,""What is FBLS (Future Business Leaders of America)?", "Parliamentary Procedure,""Preparing to Type," etc. Each topic begins with a unit objective and specific objectives. Then suggested activities are provided for the instructor and student. Suggested activities, instructional materials, and information sheets are furnished. Some units contain assignment sheets/job sheets, and illustrations. A test and answer key for each unit are included. (CSS)
Descriptors: Accounting, Banking, Business Communication, Business Correspondence, Business Education, Business Responsibility, Business Skills, Career Exploration, Competency Based Education, Curriculum Guides, Discovery Learning, Educational Objectives, Filing, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Marketing, Office Machines, Office Occupations Education, Parliamentary Procedures, Payroll Records, Personality Development, Secondary Education, Shorthand, Student Leadership, Taxes, Telephone Communications Systems, Typewriting, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Arkansas State Dept. of Education, Little Rock. Div. of Vocational, Technical and Adult Education.; Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Arkansas Univ., Fayetteville. Dept. of Vocational Education.
Note: Some parts of this document--particularly the last two sections, which are on taxes and marketing--will not reproduce well due to faint type