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ERIC Number: ED346290
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: 191
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Forest Technician. 2+2 Articulated Curriculum in Agricultural Technology.
York, Walter
This 2+2 articulated curriculum for the occupation of forest technician includes the following: program results and benefits; job description--forest technician; curriculum objective; duty and task listings for forest technician; recommended secondary and postsecondary course options flowchart; recommended student prerequisites; basic outlines for secondary and postsecondary courses; reference materials list; line drawing of recommended facility; list of recommended tools and equipment; competency profile; student monitoring and follow-up; career ladder information; recommended teacher approval criteria; and articulation agreement. Substantial lists of reference materials include the following: a list of references by secondary course title, a general reference list supplemental to course listings, and postsecondary references. Fifteen forest technician duties are listed: cruise timber; timber sales security; timber acquisition; timber marking; herbaceous control; insect and disease control; supervision of employees and contractors; job improvement; environmental impact management; public relations; controlled burning; site preparation; regeneration; record management; and operate and maintain equipment. For each task under a duty, the following are given: performance objective, standard, materials needed, enabling objectives, and performance guides. (NLA)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Northeast Texas Community Coll., Mount Pleasant.; Daingerfield-Lone Star Independent School District, Daingerfield, TX.