ERIC Number: ED361578
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Health Occupations Education. Vocational Education Program Courses Standards.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.
This document contains vocational education program course standards for health occupations programs in Florida. Standards are provided for a total of 71 exploratory courses, practical arts courses, and job preparatory programs offered at the secondary or postsecondary level. Each program courses standard consists of a curriculum framework and student performance standards. Each curriculum framework includes four components: major concepts/content, laboratory activities, special notes, and intended outcomes. The student performance standards listed in each individual section are cross-referenced to the intended outcomes in that same section. Included are the following allied health occupations/fields: basic x-ray machine operator, cardiovascular technology, central service technology, coder specialist, dental aide, dental laboratory technology and management, diagnostic medical sonography technology, electrocardiograph technology, emergency medical services, funeral services, health information management, health occupations cooperative education, health unit coordinator, hearing aid dispensing, home health aide, hospital admitting officer, human services, massage, medical clinical dosimetry, medical laboratory technology, medical record transcribing, midwifery, nuclear medicine technology, nursing, occupational therapy, ophthalmic technician, paramedic, patient care assistant, physical therapist assistant, practical nursing, radiation protection technology, radiation therapy, radiography, respiratory care, surgical technology, veterinary technology, and vision care technology. (MN)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Competence, Competency Based Education, Curriculum, Evaluation Criteria, Learning Activities, Outcomes of Education, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, State Standards, Student Certification, Vocational Education
Division of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education, Bureau of Career Development and Educational Improvement, Florida Education Center, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400 (order no. HO 167 BK 93).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.
Identifiers - Location: Florida