ERIC Number: ED303649
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Agricultural Science and Mechanics I & II. Task Analyses. Competency-Based Education.
Henrico County Public Schools, Glen Allen, VA. Virginia Vocational Curriculum Center.
This task analysis guide is intended to help teachers and administrators develop instructional materials and implement competency-based education in the agricultural science and mechanics courses. Section 1 contains a validated task inventory for agricultural science and mechanics I and II. For each task, applicable information pertaining to performance and enabling objectives, criterion-referenced measures, and suggested instructional activities and aids is provided. In this section, tasks are arranged by worker duty area only, and no attempt is made to sequence tasks in instructional order. Section 2 provides descriptions of the agricultural science and mechanics courses. These materials follow: suggested task sequence listings and course outlines for agricultural science and mechanics I and II. The instructional topics within the course outlines have been cross-referenced with corresponding task/competency codes from the task inventory in Section 1. Appendixes include lists of references, audiovisual suppliers, and tools and equipment. (YLB)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Production, Behavioral Objectives, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Criterion Referenced Tests, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Postsecondary Education, Task Analysis
Virginia Vocational Curriculum and Resource Center, 2200 Mountain Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060 ($33.68).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Sponsor: Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Henrico County Public Schools, Glen Allen, VA. Virginia Vocational Curriculum Center.
Note: For a related document, see ED 301 671.