ERIC Number: ED248351
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Business English. Vocational Education Curriculum Guide. Bulletin 1721.
Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge. Div. of Vocational Education.
This curriculum guide consists of materials for use in teaching a course in business English for high school students. Addressed in the individual units of the guide are the following topics: the fundamentals of communication, listening skills, oral communications, telephone communications, information resources, reading and vocabulary, the mechanics of writing, grammar and usage, business reports, business letters and memos, and employment procedures. Each unit contains the following: an introduction, a list of competencies, general performance objectives and goals, specific performance objectives and mastery criteria, methodology guidelines, suggested approaches, a unit outline, specific performance objectives and learning activities relating to the outline, evaluation and testing information, as well as one or more appendixes containing exercises, a unit test, answers to the unit test and lists of resources and supplementary materials. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Business Communication, Business Correspondence, Business Education, Business English, Classroom Techniques, Communication Skills, Competence, Educational Strategies, Grammar, Guidelines, Instructional Materials, Job Search Methods, Job Skills, Language Usage, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Listening Skills, Office Occupations Education, Program Implementation, Secondary Education, Skill Development, State Curriculum Guides, Teaching Methods, Technical Writing, Writing Skills
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge. Div. of Vocational Education.