ERIC Number: ED228519
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Developing the Business Plan. PACE Revised. Level 3. Unit 3. Research & Development Series No. 240CB3.
Ashmore, M. Catherine; Pritz, Sandra G.
This individualized, competency-based unit on developing business plans, the third of 18 modules, is on the third level of the revised Program for Acquiring Competence in Entrepreneurship (PACE). Intended for the advanced secondary and postsecondary levels and for adults wanting training or retraining, this unit, together with the other materials at this level, emphasizes the actual application of a business plan. Three competencies are dealt with in this instructional unit, including (1) identifying how business plans help the entrepreneur, (2) recognizing how business plans should be organized, and (3) identifying and using mechanics for developing business plans. Materials provided include objectives, preparation information, an overview, content (with questions in margins that guide the students' reading), activities, assessment forms, and notes and sources. The unit requires using approximately 3 hours of class time. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Behavioral Objectives, Business Administration, Business Education, Career Choice, Competency Based Education, Entrepreneurship, Learning Activities, Planning, Postsecondary Education, Retraining, 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.