ERIC Number: ED197593
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Bilingual Office Careers for Hispanics: A Curriculum Package.
Findley, Charles A.; And Others
This package represents a program guide for preparing Spanish-speaking students to become bilingual secretaries or otherwise to put their bilingual skills to use in the office. The first part of the package reports on career possibilities and on the cultural background and education-related characteristics of the student population in question. The curriculum materials that follow are divided into the following areas: (1) office procedures, (2) typing, (3) English for specific purposes (alphabetizing, writing from dictation, graphs and charts, business correspondence, and using the telephone), (4) English as a second language (the development of expressive fluency in professional and social situations), and (5) a selection of units from the above headings presented in Spanish. A bibliography is appended. (JB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Newbury Junior Coll., Boston, MA.