ERIC Number: ED241678
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Community Services. Institutional, Community, Home Management and Support Services. Course Outline. Home Economics and Consumer Education.
Union County High School District No. 1, Springfield, NJ.
This course outline contains materials for use in conducting a course designed to prepare high school students for a number of community service occupations. Addressed in the individual units of the course are the following topics: interpersonal relationships with those needing services (families; aged, poor, handicapped, ill, and pregnant individuals; and infants and children); community aides (consumer and social worker aides, civil service, and entrepreneurship); therapeutic recreation aides; homemaker aides; housekeeping management assistants; and the world of work. Each unit of the outline includes parallel lists of concepts, behavioral objectives, suggested learning activities, and evaluation criteria as well as lists of related terms, suggested resources, and references. Student materials make up the appendix (the larger part of the volume). Included, to accompany each unit, are questionnaires; quizzes; check lists; flyers; practical information, such as how to reconcile a bank statement; and pertinent excerpts from related literature. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Community Services, Consumer Education, Course Descriptions, Entrepreneurship, Evaluation Criteria, Home Economics, Home Economics Skills, Home Management, Housekeepers, Interpersonal Relationship, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Occupational Home Economics, Recreation, Secondary Education, Service Occupations, Services, Student Evaluation, Work Environment
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Sponsor: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Div. of Vocational Education and Career Preparation.
Authoring Institution: Union County High School District No. 1, Springfield, NJ.