ERIC Number: ED455451
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Development of Prototype Occupational Information Network (O*NET) Content Model. Volume I: Report [and] Volume II: Appendices.
Peterson, Norman G.; Mumford, Michael D.; Borman, Walter C.; Jeanneret, P. Richard; Fleishman, Edwin A.
This document reports on the content model of the Occupational Information Network (O*NET), which is intended to replace the "Dictionary of Occupational Titles." The following chapters are included: "Introduction" (Michael D. Mumford and Norman G. Peterson); "Content Model" (Michael D. Mumford and Norman G. Peterson); "Skills" (Michael D. Mumford and Norman G. Peterson); "Knowledges" (Edwin A. Fleishman, David P. Costanza, Leon I. Wetrogan, Charles E. Uhlman, Joanne C. Marshall-Mies); "Education" (Lance Anderson); "Generalized Work Activities" (P. Richard Jeanneret and Walter C. Borman); "Work Context" (S. Morton McPhail, Barry R. Blakley, Mark H. Strong, Tonya J. Collings, P. Richard Jeanneret, Laura Galarza); "Organizational Context" (Sharon Arad, Rob Schneider, Mary Ann Hanson); "Training, Experience, and Licensure" (Lance Anderson); "Abilities" (Edwin A. Fleishman, Leon I. Wetrogan, Charles E. Uhlman, Joanne C. Marshall-Mies); "Occupational Values and Interests" (Christopher E. Sager); "Work Styles" (Walter C. Borman, Amy Schwartz McKee, Robert J. Schneider); "Occupational Characteristics (Lloyd Feldman, Frank Bennici, Regina Yudd); "Procedures for Collecting Occupation-Specific Information" (Michael D. Mumford); and "Conclusions" (Michael D. Mumford). The following questionnaires are appended: skills questionnaire; knowledges questionnaire; training, education, licensure, and experience questionnaire; generalized work activities questionnaire; work context questionnaire; organizational context questionnaire; abilities questionnaire; occupational values questionnaire; and work styles questionnaire. Many chapters include substantial bibliographies. (MN)
Descriptors: Ability, Career Choice, Career Education, Career Exploration, Career Information Systems, Comparative Analysis, Computer Uses in Education, Databases, Educational Needs, Educational Research, Employees, Employment Qualifications, Information Needs, Information Utilization, Job Performance, Job Skills, Measurement Techniques, Models, Needs Assessment, Occupational Information, Occupations, Online Systems, Postsecondary Education, Program Development, Questionnaires, Research Methodology, Secondary Education, Test Content, Test Validity, Use Studies, User Needs (Information), Vocational Interests, Work Environment, Work Experience
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Utah State Dept. of Workforce Services, Salt Lake City.; Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Office of Policy and Research.
Authoring Institution: American Institutes for Research, Washington, DC.