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Technical Education

Scope Note: 
Formal preparation for occupations between the skilled trades and the professions -- usually at the postsecondary level and including the underlying sciences and supporting mathematics as well as methods, skills, materials, and processes of a specialized field of technology required for such positions as technicians, engineering aides, and production specialists
Category: Subjects of Instruction
Broader Terms
Vocational Education
Narrower Terms
Fire Science Education
Tech Prep
Use this term instead of
Technical Instruction
Related Terms
Aerospace Education
Agricultural Education
Allied Health Occupations Education
Architectural Education
Aviation Education
Aviation Technology
Computer Science Education
Electromechanical Technology
Engineering Education
Engineering Technology
Industrial Education
Paraprofessional Personnel
Postsecondary Education
Prevocational Education
Research Coordinating Units
School Shops
Science Education
Technical Institutes
Technical Occupations
Technological Literacy
Technology Education
Trade and Industrial Education
Two Year Colleges
Vocational Education Teachers
Added to ERIC: 7/1/1966