ERIC Number: ED228496
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Protecting the Business. PACE Revised. Level 1. Unit 18. Research & Development Series No. 240AB18.
Ashmore, M. Catherine; Pritz, Sandra G.
This unit on protecting a business, the 18th 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 most common types of business crime, other types of risk faced by entrepreneurs, the need for protection against such risks, and the things that entrepreneurs can do to protect themselves against risks and the losses they may cause. 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, Business Skills, Career Choice, Crime Prevention, Definitions, Entrepreneurship, Insurance, Learning Activities, Risk, 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.