ERIC Number: ED237638
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Human Development Student Modules.
South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.
This set of 61 student learning modules deals with various topics pertaining to human development. The modules, which are designed for use in performance-based vocational education programs, each contain the following components: an introduction for the student, a performance objective, a variety of learning activities, content information, a student self-check, recommended references, and an evaluator's final checklist. Included among the topics addressed in the individual chapters of the modules are the following topics: consumer and homemaking education (health and nutrition, personal appearance and grooming, puberty, menstruation, the human reproductive system, venereal diseases, teenage pregnancy, babysitting, first aid, and handling emergencies); family life education (interpersonal communication, interpersonal relationships, changing lifestyles, pregnancy, the role of the single adult, preparing for marriage, birth control methods, making marital adjustments, observing family traditions, enrichment activities for the family, drugs and alcohol, separation and divorce, living with elderly persons, and adjusting to death); education for parenthood (the expectant family, labor and delivery, postpartum care, layettes, infant toys and equipment, promoting children's health and well being, toilet training, child care, and providing educational opportunities for children); and child development (infant care, children's toys, play activities for preschoolers, assisting children at mealtimes, and handling illnesses and injuries). (MN)
Descriptors: Aging (Individuals), Behavioral Objectives, Child Development, Child Rearing, Competency Based Education, Consumer Education, Coping, Drug Education, Emotional Development, Family Life, Family Life Education, Health Education, Home Economics Education, Homemaking Skills, Hygiene, Individual Development, Interpersonal Competence, Learning Modules, Life Style, Nutrition, Parenthood Education, Physical Development, Play, Secondary Education, Social Development, Teacher Developed Materials, Toys
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.
Note: For a related document, see CE 036 677. Prepared in the Home Economics Education Program Planning and Development Section as part of a joint curriculum development effort with the states of Kentucky, Maryland, and West Virginia.