ERIC Number: ED166495
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
[MATCHE: Management Approach to Teaching Consumer and Homemaking Education.] Consumer Approach Strand: Human Development. Module I-E-3: Financial Pressures in Various Life Styles and Cycles.
This competency-based preservice home economics teacher education module on financial pressures in various life styles and cycles is the third in a set of five modules on consumer education related to human development. (This set is part of a larger series of sixty-seven modules on the Management Approach to Teaching Consumer and Homemaking Education [MATCHE]--see CE 019 901-967.) Following the module objectives and overview, three units of instruction are presented: (1) identification of financial pressures (includes lessons on traditional and varying styles of living units and their unique financial pressures); (2) methods of meeting needs (includes a lesson on identification of responses to financial pressures); and (3) key issues for secondary consumer and homemaking programs (includes a lesson on identifying important issues for consumer and homemaking programs in the area of financial pressures on various living units). Each lesson includes the following elements: narrative summary, suggested activities, and suggested resources (readings). A module pre/posttest (with answer key) concludes the document. (Workshop proceedings relating to the development of these modules are available in the ERIC system as CE 019 896-899; also available is a module on utilizing FHA-HERO as an instructional strategy to expand and strengthen the home economics instructional programs [CE 019 900].) (JH)
Descriptors: Answer Keys, Competency Based Teacher Education, Consumer Education, Educational Objectives, Financial Needs, Higher Education, Home Economics Education, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Life Style, Performance Tests, Preservice Teacher Education, Resource Materials, Teacher Education Curriculum
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Bureau of Homemaking Education.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: California State Univ., Fresno. Dept. of Home Economics.; California Polytechnic State Univ., San Luis Obispo. Dept. of Home Economics.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to light and broken type in the original document. For related documents see CE 019 896-967