ERIC Number: ED228482
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Obtaining Technical Assistance. PACE Revised. Level 1. Unit 4. Research & Development Series No. 240AB4.
Ashmore, M. Catherine; Pritz, Sandra G.
This lesson on obtaining technical assistance, the fourth in a series of 18 units, is part of the first level of a comprehensive entrepreneurship curriculum entitled: A Program for Acquiring Competence in Entrepreneurship (PACE). (Designed for use with secondary students, the first level of PACE introduces students to the concepts involved in entrepreneurship and helps them become aware of entrepreneurship as a career option.) The following topics are covered in the unit: the ways in which technical assistance can help the entrepreneur; the types of technical assistance needed by entrepreneurs; and sources of technical assistance (business affiliations, business associations, government agencies, educational institutions, professional services, and publications). Included in the lesson are instructional text organized in a question-and-answer format, group and individual learning activities, a case study, and assessment questions. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Business, Business Administration, Business Education, Career Choice, Entrepreneurship, Learning Activities, Secondary Education, Small Businesses, Technical Assistance, Units of Study
National Center Publications, Box F, The Ohio State University, 1960 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210 (Complete set--$120.00; individual levels--$45.00 each; instructors' guides--$14.50 each; resource guide--$7.95; module sets--$35.00 each level; individual modules--$2.50 each).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.