ERIC Number: ED340896
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Task Lists for Agricultural Occupations, 1988: Cluster Matrices for Agricultural Occupations. Education for Employment Task Lists.
This document contains four publications for agricultural occupations in Illinois. "Task Lists for Agricultural Occupations" provide lists of employability skills for the following: park aide; hand sprayer; gardener/groundskeeper; salesperson, parts, agricultural equipment; and dairy processing equipment operator. Each list contains skills required for listed duties. The second section includes task analyses for the cluster of horticulture in the following duty areas: storing, shipping, and taking inventory; and performing general office work. The third section provides task analyses for the cluster of agricultural business and management in the duty area of applying fertilizers and chemicals. In these two sections, each task within an occupational duty area contains the following: performance standard, steps, knowledge, attitudes, safety, equipment and materials, source of analysis, and Illinois state goals for learning. The fourth section contains matrices identifying duties and tasks performed in selected occupations in the following clusters: agricultural business and management, horticulture, agricultural power and machinery, and agricultural resources. (NLA)
Descriptors: Adult Programs, Agribusiness, Agricultural Chemical Occupations, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Machinery, Agricultural Occupations, Agricultural Safety, Agricultural Supplies, Dairy Farmers, Employment Potential, Fertilizers, Grounds Keepers, High Schools, Horticulture, Job Skills, Job Training, Nursery Workers (Horticulture), Occupational Clusters, Postsecondary Education, Recreational Facilities, Sales Workers, Task Analysis, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Lake County Area Vocational Center, Grayslake, IL.