ERIC Number: ED406538
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Health and Human Services. Occupational Analyses. Worker Task Lists and Supplementary Information for Selected Occupations.
Henrico County Public Schools, Glen Allen, VA. Virginia Vocational Curriculum and Resource Center.
This publication contains worker task lists and supplementary information for eight occupations in the health and human services cluster: (1) criminal justice; (2) protective services; (3) dental assistant; (4) dental hygienist; (5) diagnostic medical sonographer; (6) medical office assistant; (7) fire medic; and (8) parks and recreation manager. The task lists were generated through the DACUM (Developing a Curriculum) process and/or by analysis by a panel of experts. The following supplementary information is provided for seven of the occupations: (1) criminal justice--traits/attitudes, knowledge, skills, and education, and trends; (2) protective services--knowledge and skills; (3) dental assistant--traits and attitudes, knowledge and skills; (4) dental hygienist---traits and attitudes, knowledge and skills; (5) sonographer---traits and attitudes, knowledge and skills, trends, certification/professional associations, core competencies, education and careers; (6) medical office assistant---traits and attitudes, knowledge and skills, equipment, tools, and supplies; and (7) parks and recreation manager---traits and attitudes, knowledge and skills, professional affiliations/certification, equipment, core competencies, career ladder, secondary school coursework, and trends. (KC)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations, Allied Health Occupations Education, Allied Health Personnel, Competence, Competency Based Education, Dental Assistants, Dental Hygienists, Emergency Medical Technicians, Employment Qualifications, Fire Fighters, Human Services, Job Skills, Law Enforcement, Medical Assistants, Occupational Clusters, Occupational Information, Office Occupations Education, Parks, Postsecondary Education, Radiology, Recreational Facilities, Recreational Programs, Secondary Education, Task Analysis, Vocational Education
Virginia Vocational Curriculum and Resource Center, 2200 Mountain Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060-2208 ($10).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Virginia State Dept. of Community Colleges, Richmond.
Authoring Institution: Henrico County Public Schools, Glen Allen, VA. Virginia Vocational Curriculum and Resource Center.
Identifiers - Location: Virginia