ERIC Number: ED228485
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Locating the Business. PACE Revised. Level 1. Unit 7. Research & Development Series No. 240AB7.
Ashmore, M. Catherine; Pritz, Sandra G.
This lesson on locating a business, the seventh 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 importance of selecting the right business site; factors to be considered when selecting a business location; the advantages and disadvantages of different types of business locations (including isolated, central business district, neighborhood, and shopping center sites); and terms of occupancy contracts for a business. Included in the lesson are instructional text organized in a question-and-answer format, individual and group learning activities, a case study, and assessment questions. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Business Administration, Business Education, Career Choice, Contracts, Definitions, Entrepreneurship, Learning Activities, Planning, Secondary Education, Site Selection, Small Businesses, 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.