ERIC Number: ED166501
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
[MATCHE: Management Approach to Teaching Consumer and Homemaking Education.] Consumer Approach Strand: Management. Module I-F-4: Financial Management.
This competency-based preservice home economics teacher education module on financial management is the fourth in a set of seven modules on consumer education related to management. (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, four units of instruction are presented: (1) financial plan (includes lessons on alternative financial plans and savings plans); (2) planning individual and family purchases (includes lessons on consumer decision-making, appliance selection, and evaluating warranties); (3) insurance policies (with one lesson on purpose and types of policies); and (4) systems for accounting and record keeping (with one lesson). Each lesson includes a narrative summary, suggested activities, and suggested resources (readings). A unit progress test is also included for the first three units. 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, Higher Education, Home Economics Education, Home Management, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Money Management, 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: For related documents see CE 019 896-967 ; Back cover contains small print