ERIC Number: ED251668
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Aug
Allied Health Occupations II (Health Careers--Core Curriculum).
Middletown Public Schools, CT.
This volume outlines the requirements and content of a second-year course in allied health occupations education that is designed to provide students with background informational material and practical skills used in various health fields. Addressed in the individual units of the course are the following topics: safety; ethical and legal responsibilities; first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation; basic office skills and terminology; sex-free career choice; and employment qualifications and opportunities for medical laboratory assistants, physical therapy aides, dental assistants, radiologic technologist aides, and advanced health assistants. The first part of the volume sets forth standards pertaining to the primary objective of the course; its content; its target audience, duration, and prerequisites; and course requirements. The bulk of the guide comprises a series of unit outlines in which behavioral objectives are presented together with an implementation plan. Concluding the guide is a listing of student assignments. (MN)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Career Choice, Classroom Techniques, Core Curriculum, Course Descriptions, Curriculum, Dental Assistants, Employment Opportunities, Employment Qualifications, Ethics, First Aid, Job Skills, Legal Responsibility, Medical Assistants, Medical Laboratory Assistants, Medical Services, Nontraditional Occupations, Office Occupations Education, Physical Therapy Aides, Prerequisites, Radiologic Technologists, Resources, Safety, School Districts, Secondary Education, Sex Fairness, Vocabulary
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Connecticut State Dept. of Education, Hartford. Bureau of Vocational Program Planning and Development.
Authoring Institution: Middletown Public Schools, CT.
Note: For related documents, see CE 040 275-281.