ERIC Number: ED187523
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Syllabus for Training Marine Technicians. Report of an IOC/Unesco Workshop on the Preparation of a Syllabus for Training Marine Technicians. Unesco Reports in Marine Science, 4.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Div. of Marine Sciences.
Presented are guidelines for the preparation of a program syllabus for the training, development, and production of marine technicians to satisfy the needs of developing countries for this type of personnel. The proposed syllabus is action-oriented and stresses a combination of practical or laboratory work with theoretical, classroom discussion. Local training of marine technicians is stressed using available resources to the maximum degree, including instructors. Topics include preparation of course outlines, time frame considerations, staff and teaching facilities, and guidelines for the establishment of a training program. (BT)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Div. of Marine Sciences.
Note: Workshop held at the Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratories, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Miami, FL, May 22-26, 1978). Not available in hard copy due to copyright restrictions.