ERIC Number: ED318856
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Food and Nutrition (Advanced). Performance Objectives and Criterion-Referenced Test Items.
Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.
This document contains competencies and criterion-referenced test items for the Advanced Food and Nutrition semester course in Missouri that were derived from the duties and tasks of the Missouri homemaker and identified and validated by home economics teachers and subject matter specialists. The guide is designed to assist home economics teachers in incorporating the Vocational Instructional Management System (VIMS) into the Advanced Food and Nutrition semester course. The document begins with a 20-item reference list. The individual competency listings consist of a duty area, task(s), performance objective and criteria, and criterion-referenced test item with answer. Instructional areas covered include the following: recognizing the significance of food as related to cultures and world conditions; recognizing nutritional needs as related to health and illness; analyzing a variety of food products, preparation techniques, and meal patterns of various cultures; using creative meal service techniques; recognizing careers in food and nutrition; identifying types of small businesses; and developing leadership through Future Homemakers of America. (KC)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Career Education, Competence, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Criterion Referenced Tests, Cultural Traits, Food, Food Service, Foods Instruction, Home Economics, Leadership Training, Nutrition, Nutrition Instruction, Secondary Education, Small Businesses, State Curriculum Guides, Student Organizations, Test Items, Vocational Education
Instructional Materials Laboratory, University of Missouri, 2316 Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202 (Order No. 40-5162-E, $6.05).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.
Identifiers - Location: Missouri