ERIC Number: ED353396
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
General Office Work. A Competency-Based Curriculum Designed To Prepare Students for Entry-Level Employment.
Vocational Curriculum Resource Center of Maine, Fairfield.; Maine Association of Vocational Administrators.; Maine State Dept. of Education, Augusta. Bureau of Applied Technology and Adult Learning.
Based on a DACUM (Developing a Curriculum) analysis, this curriculum guide contains five units designed to help teachers prepare and present a course in office skills. The units cover the following material: performing communication functions; producing documents, using typewriters and computers; coordinating an office; operating office equipment, including multiline telephones, transcribing equipment, and computers; and performing recordkeeping functions. Each unit contains a number of more specific tasks, each with an introductory statement, a general objective, specific objectives, teacher activities, and methods of evaluation. An office occupations outlook for the state of Maine and a student competency profile are included in the guide. (KC)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Clerical Occupations, Computers, Course Content, Employment Opportunities, Entry Workers, Office Management, Office Occupations Education, Recordkeeping, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, Typewriting, Units of Study, Word Processing
Vocational Curriculum Resource Center of Maine, KVTC, P.O. Box 29, Western Avenue, Fairfield, ME 04937 (loan only).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Vocational Curriculum Resource Center of Maine, Fairfield.; Maine Association of Vocational Administrators.; Maine State Dept. of Education, Augusta. Bureau of Applied Technology and Adult Learning.
Identifiers - Location: Maine