ERIC Number: ED183784
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Pre-Employment Laboratory Education. Home Furnishings/Interior Design Guidebook.
Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Instructional Materials Center.
This guidebook is designed for use in teaching students enrolled in pre-employment laboratory education (PELE) home furnishing/interior design programs. The first of two major sections includes an overview for teachers on planning, conducting, and evaluating a home furnishings/interior design program. Specific topics discussed in section 1 include (1) facilities and equipment, (2) teacher responsibilities, (3) student selection, (4) scheduling, (5) classroom instruction, (6) laboratory management, (7) laboratory experiences, and (8) utilization of class output. Section 2 presents the PELE home furnishings/interior design curriculum. Lesson plans are presented within five areas: construction of home furnishings items, design in home furnishings, arrangement of interiors, floral design, and introduction to the home furnishings industry. Each lesson plan follows a typical format that includes six parts: subject title, competency, objectives, sub-competencies, laboratory skills, and classroom concepts. A detailed reference list is appended. (LRA)
Descriptors: Curriculum Guides, Furniture Arrangement, Home Economics Skills, Home Furnishings, Interior Design, Job Skills, Lesson Plans, Occupational Home Economics, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Secondary Education, Teaching Guides
Home Economics Instructional Materials Center, Texas Tech University, P.O. Box 4067, Lubbock, TX 79409 ($7.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Instructional Materials Center.