ERIC Number: ED345078
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Resource Conservation. Ohio's Competency Analysis Profile.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Vocational Instructional Materials Lab.
Developed through a modified DACUM (Developing a Curriculum) process involving business, industry, labor, and community agency representatives in Ohio, this document is a comprehensive and verified employer competency profile for resource conservation occupations. The list contains units (with and without subunits), competencies, and competency builders that identify the skills needed to enter these occupations. The occupational, academic, and employability skills for this occupation or occupational area are included. Within the outline are three levels of items: core, advancing, and futuring. Core items identify the knowledge, skills, and attitudes essential for entry-level employment. These items are required to be taught and will be the basis for questions on the state vocational competency tests. Advancing items identify the knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to advance in the occupation; futuring items identify the knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to enter and remain in a given occupation 3 to 4 years from now. Titles of the 13 units are as follows: general safety precautions; resource conservation industry; water quality management; soil conservation; mapping; nature interpretation; fish and wildlife management awareness; groundskeeping; equipment maintenance; equipment operation; facility construction and maintenance; business management; and employability skills. (YLB)
Descriptors: Cartography, Competence, Competency Based Education, Conservation (Environment), Construction Management, Employment Potential, Entry Workers, Equipment Maintenance, Facility Planning, Grounds Keepers, Job Analysis, Job Skills, Landscaping, Natural Resources, Occupational Information, Postsecondary Education, Safety, Secondary Education, Soil Conservation, Task Analysis, Turf Management, Water Quality, Wildlife Management
Vocational Instructional Materials Lab, Ohio State University, 1900 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1090 ($1.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational and Career Education.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Vocational Instructional Materials Lab.
Identifiers - Location: Ohio