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ERIC Number: ED305455
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Pages: 83
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
PSI Office Opportunities Model Curriculum for Secondary Business Education.
Professional Secretaries International, Kansas City, MO.
This guide proposes a model for a comprehensive curriculum for secondary business education with a number of program options. A list of the complete course offerings indicates the courses required or recommended for all students choosing business as an area of study. A listing of prerequisite courses follows. The purpose and student populations for which Levels I, II, and III of the Office Administration Sequence were designed are described. A suggestion is made for the sequence of courses for students aspiring to particular careers: secretarial/clerical, accounting, business management, and college-bound. Course descriptions are provided for the following courses: abbreviated writing; accounting I and II; advanced computer applications; business--introduction and analysis; business communication; business law; business math; business management; computer concepts/applications; computer mathematics/programming; cooperative work experience; document processing; electronic office; introduction to business and business occupations; keyboarding; macroeconomics; microeconomics; office procedures; and word/information processing. Each description lists prerequisite; recommended placement; recommended course length; course objectives; course description; and content outline. Course descriptions for desktop publishing, integrated office systems, and machine transcription are appended. (YLB)
South-Western Publishing Co., School Division, 5101 Madison Road, Cincinnati, OH 45227.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Professional Secretaries International, Kansas City, MO.