ERIC Number: ED228487
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Dealing with Legal Issues. PACE Revised. Level 1. Unit 9. Research & Development Series No. 240AB9.
Ashmore, M. Catherine; Pritz, Sandra G.
This lesson on dealing with legal issues, the ninth 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 a basic understanding of legal issues when owning or managing a small business, the meaning of the term "contract," the conditions that call for a written contract, and the essential components of a contract. 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, Legal Responsibility, Secondary Education, 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.