ERIC Number: ED228489
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Managing the Business. PACE Revised. Level 1. Unit 11. Research & Development Series No. 240AB11.
Ashmore, M. Catherine; Pritz, Sandra G.
This lesson on managing a business, the 11th 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 role of management in operating a business, the steps involved in the decision-making process, the functions of management, and the rewards and problems of the management role. 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: Administrative Principles, Administrator Role, Behavioral Objectives, Business Administration, Business Education, Career Choice, Decision Making, Entrepreneurship, Learning Activities, 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.