ERIC Number: ED373237
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Operations. Unit 21. Level 2. Instructor Guide. PACE: Program for Acquiring Competence in Entrepreneurship. Third Edition. Research & Development Series No. 302-21.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center on Education and Training for Employment.
This instructor guide for a unit on operations in the PACE (Program for Acquiring Competence in Entrepreneurship) curriculum includes the full text of the student module and lesson plans, instructional suggestions, and other teacher resources. The competencies that are incorporated into this module are at Level 2 of learning--planning for a business in one's future. Included in the instructor's guide are the following: unit objectives, guidelines for using PACE, lists of teaching suggestions for each unit objective/subobjective, model assessment responses, and overview of the three levels of the PACE program. The following materials are contained in the student's guide: activities to be completed in preparation for the unit, unit objectives, student reading materials, individual and group learning activities, case study, discussion questions, assessment questions, and references. Among the topics discussed in the unit are the following: planning, organizing, and controlling as operational responsibilities for a small business; operations management; operations strategies; purchasing procedures for small businesses; purchase orders; inventory and inventory control options (perpetual and physical inventory); basic productive elements in operating a business; leasing versus buying; and ways of measuring productivity. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Business Administration, Business Education, Competency Based Education, Computer Oriented Programs, Entrepreneurship, Learning Activities, Postsecondary Education, Productivity, Purchasing, Secondary Education, Small Businesses, Student Evaluation, Teaching Guides
Center on Education and Training for Employment, 1900 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1090 (order no. RD302-21 IG, instructor guide $4.50; RD302-21 M, student module, $3; student module sets, level 1--RD301M, level 2--RD302M, level 3--RD303M, $45 each; instructor guide sets, level 1--RD301G, level 2--RD302G, level 3--RD303G, $75 each; 3 levels and resource guide, RD300G, $175).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center on Education and Training for Employment.