ERIC Number: ED388784
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Charts and Graphs in the Workplace. P.R.I.D.E. People Retraining for Industry Excellence.
This workplace skills course on charts and graphs in the workplace is intended to teach students to read and make tables and graphs, make projections from charts/graphs, see trends and draw conclusions from charts/graphs and calculate totals, averages, and percentages. Introductory material includes objectives, topics, methods, and materials. The course consists of eight sessions, each of which has these components: objectives, topics, methods, materials list, and information sheets and handouts. Topics covered in the sessions include the following: tables; bar graphs; line graphs; pie charts; drawing conclusions; seeing trends; plotting information in different types of charts/graphs; and calculating totals, averages, and percentages. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Behavioral Objectives, Charts, Competency Based Education, Curriculum Guides, Graphs, Instructional Materials, Job Skills, Labor Force Development, Learning Activities, Literacy Education, Mathematics Skills, Student Evaluation, Tables (Data), Workplace Literacy
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Mercer County Community Coll., Trenton, NJ.
Note: For related documents, see ED 351 578-599, ED 368 968-988, and CE 070 164-183.