ERIC Number: ED259177
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Medical Assisting Learning Guides.
Eight student learning guides are provided for a medical assisting program at the secondary, postsecondary, or adult level. Each learning guide is composed of these component parts: a title page that states the task, purpose, program and task numbers, estimated time, and prerequisites; an optional learning contract that includes terminal performance and intermediate objectives; materials for each intermediate objective; and a criterion exam. For each objective some or all of the following may be included: learning steps/activities and related resources, information sheets, job sheets, activity sheets, and a self-help evaluation instrument. The learning guides cover the following eight tasks: demonstrating use of balances, performing pipetting, operating a centrifuge, measuring and calculating dosage, performing reticulocyte count, performing bleeding and capillary coagulation tests, preparing solutions, and performing a mononucleosis test. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Competency Based Education, Equipment Utilization, Job Skills, Laboratory Equipment, Laboratory Procedures, Laboratory Technology, Learning Activities, Medical Laboratory Assistants, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Student Evaluation
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners; Administrators; Students
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Lake County Area Vocational Center, Grayslake, IL.
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