ERIC Number: ED183819
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Military Curricula for Vocational & Technical Education. Veterinary Specialist, Blocks III-VI.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Air Force Training Command, Sheppard AFB, TX.
These instructor materials and student texts, study guides, and workbooks for a postsecondary-level course to train veterinary specialists are one of a number of military-developed curriculum packages selected for adaptation to vocational instruction and curriculum development in a civilian setting. It is the first half of a two-part course (see Note) intended to provide training in food inspection; laboratory procedures; subprofessional duties concerning veterinary sciences; sanitary surveillance of food processing, storage, and service facilities; control and epidemiology of zoonotic diseases; and veterinary aspects of disaster medicine. Dealing with microbiology, food handling, food laboratory, and meat and meat products, this section contains four blocks of instruction covering 122 hours of instruction: microbiology (3 lessons), medical aspects of food handling (2 lessons), food laboratory (3 lessons), and meat and meat products (5 lessons). Instructor materials include a course chart, Specialty Training Standard, for use in student evaluation, lesson plans, and a plan of instruction detailing unit content, lesson duration, objectives, and support material. Student materials include four student texts, study guide, two study guides/workbooks, and programmed text. Contents are objectives, text readings, review exercises, and laboratory experiments. Commercial texts, military manuals, and audiovisuals are suggested but not provided. (YLB)
Descriptors: Animal Husbandry, Behavioral Objectives, Course Descriptions, Curriculum Guides, Food and Drug Inspectors, Food Processing Occupations, Food Service, Food Standards, Learning Activities, Livestock, Microbiology, Postsecondary Education, Programed Instructional Materials, Study Guides, Textbooks, Vocational Education, Workbooks, Zoology
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Air Force Training Command, Sheppard AFB, TX.