ERIC Number: ED162135
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Methods and Materials for Teaching Occupational Survival Skills. Motivation for Work.
Illinois Univ., Urbana. Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education.
This occupational skills instructional module on motivation for work is one of twelve making up a curriculum guide on the human aspects of working in organizations. Modules are designed for utilization at various educational levels ranging from high school to adult and continuing education, and including both academic and vocational programs. This module is organized into five sessions: (1) motivation: fulfilling personal needs; (2) what is work? (3) why do people seek jobs? (4) what makes work motivating? and (5) making your work motivating. Each session is arranged according to the following components: topic; objective; skills emphasized (a listing of specific skills, e.g., using imagination, understanding written information); notes on the importance of the session topic; list of materials and equipment needed (a copy of each student worksheet, transparency and/or handout is included); activity (description of how to conduct activity); and follow-up (discussion questions or activities to assist students in summarizing or evaluating the session). Teacher resources including the titles, sources, and descriptions of books, articles, and audiovisual aids conclude the module. A 16-item multiple choice test for use with this module is available in document CE 018 569. CE 018 556 describes the twelve modules and their development. (JH)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Career Education, High Schools, Job Satisfaction, Job Skills, Learning Modules, Motivation, Occupational Aspiration, Psychological Needs, Vocational Education, Work Attitudes
Curriculum Publications Clearinghouse, Western Illinois University, 76B Horrabin Hall, Macomb, Illinois 61455 (entire fourteen-unit set, $15.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Illinois State Office of Education, Springfield. Div. of Adult Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education.
Note: For related documents see CE 018 556-569