ERIC Number: ED187935
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-May-30
Reference Count: N/A
Military Curricula for Vocational & Technical Education. Equal Opportunity and Treatment Classroom Course 17-9.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
These instructor lesson plans and teaching guides and student study guides for a secondary-postsecondary-level course for equal opportunity and treatment personnel are one of a number of military-developed curriculum packages selected for adaptation to vocational instruction and curriculum development in a civilian setting. Purpose stated for the 134-hour public service course is to provide basic skills and technical knowledge to work effectively in entry-level positions. The course contains two blocks of instruction--Introduction to Social Actions and Problem Recognition. Section 1 covers Personal Growth and Professional Development (20 hours), Personality Theory (12 hours), Psychology of Prejudice (6 hours), and Cross-Cultural Differences and Difficulties (28 hours). Section 2 covers Group Management (14 hours), Values Clarification (5 hours), Support Systems (3 hours), Interviewing Techniques (23 hours), Problem Solving/Decision-Making Process (12 hours), and Conflict Management (11 hours). Lesson plans outline objectives, suggested aids, and instructional guidance. The teaching guides contain topic outlines for class presentation along with behavioral objectives, assignments, and group exercises. Contents of the study guides include text materials with some exercises. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavior Change, Behavioral Objectives, Conflict Resolution, Counselor Training, Course Descriptions, Cultural Differences, Curriculum Guides, Decision Making, Ethnic Bias, Ethnic Discrimination, Group Dynamics, Human Services, Individual Development, Interviews, Leadership, Leadership Training, Learning Activities, Postsecondary Education, Problem Solving, Professional Development, Questioning Techniques, Racial Bias, Racial Discrimination, Secondary Education, Sex Bias, Sex Discrimination, Social Action, Social Attitudes, Social Bias, Values Clarification, Vocational Education, Workbooks
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.