ERIC Number: ED410448
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Diagnostic Care: Grade 9. Technology Learning Activity. Teacher Edition. Level 2. Technology Education Series.
Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
This Technology Learning Activity (TLA) on exploring diagnostic care careers for Grade 9 is designed for use in eight class periods. It gives students experience in using standard health care equipment to perform basic diagnostic procedures. This teacher's edition begins with an overview of technology education. The second section describes components of the instructor's section of the TLA: background information; priority academic student skills; suggested activities; suggested resources; instructional sequence; equipment, tools, and supplies summary worksheet; pretest and posttest; test answers; and evaluation summary. The third section describes components of the student's section: introduction; summary of activities; pretest instructions; assignments to turn in; goal; words you should know; priority academic student skills; objectives; related Technology Student Association event(s); academic and workplace applications; impact statements; career search; posttest instructions; and Skunk Works (optional activity). The fourth section identifies hazard alert messages. The actual instructor's and student's sections follow. Activities include the following: maintain and calibrate medical equipment; assess basic health signs; interpret cholesterol test results; calculate dietary intake of cholesterol and saturated fat; evaluate vision; evaluate hearing; research and report on diagnostic tests; obtain blood pressure reading; and career search. (YLB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations, Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Career Exploration, Clinical Diagnosis, Competency Based Education, Curriculum Guides, Grade 9, Health Personnel, Instructional Materials, Integrated Curriculum, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Medical Evaluation, Medical Services, Physical Examinations, Pretests Posttests, State Curriculum Guides, Symptoms (Individual Disorders), Teaching Guides, Technology Education
Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center, Oklahoma Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074 (order no. TLA TE-1208, $70).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
Identifiers - Location: Oklahoma