ERIC Number: ED210431
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Business Education. Student Learning Guides.
Ridge Vocational-Technical Center, Winter Haven, FL.; Polk County Board of Public Instruction, Bartow, FL.
These 38 learning guides are self-instructional packets for 38 tasks identified as essential for performance on entry-level jobs in business education. Each guide is based on a terminal performance objective (task) and 1-7 enabling objectives. For each enabling objective, some or all of these materials may be presented: learning steps (outline of student activities) with necessary resources/materials cited, instruction sheet(s), and self-check with answer key. A performance test and/or a written test (with answer key) concludes each guide. Tasks covered in these guides include processing mail; copying and duplicating; answering incoming and placing outgoing calls; filing and retrieving materials; describing specialized filing and storage systems; classifying crimes and torts; identifying elements of contracts; transfering and discharging contracts; operating IBM memory typewriter, electronic selectric composer, IBM executive typewriter; preparing a resume; writing letters of application; completing application form; participating in job interview; demonstrating knowledge of job success; using dictionary; spelling and defining business and consumer terms; identifying parts of speech; constructing simple sentences; punctuating; composing and typing memorandum and letters of request, transmittal, acknowledgment, and response. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Business Communication, Business Correspondence, Business Education, Business English, Competency Based Education, Contracts, Employment Interviews, Equipment Utilization, Filing, Individualized Instruction, Job Application, Language Usage, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Office Machines, Office Occupations Education, Performance Tests, Portfolios (Background Materials), Recordkeeping, Reprography, Secondary Education, Telephone Communications Systems, Typewriting, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Ridge Vocational-Technical Center, Winter Haven, FL.; Polk County Board of Public Instruction, Bartow, FL.
Identifiers - Location: Florida