INTERMODAL TRANSPORTATION CAREERS: A GUIDE FOR DEVELOPMENT OF EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS - FINAL REPORT

THE EDUCATIONAL NEEDS AND CRITERIA IN THE OVERALL TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS FIELD ARE DESCRIBED. THE TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM GUIDELINES OFFER THE EDUCATIONAL COMMUNITY AN OPPORTUNITY TO HELP RENEW OR DEVELOP CAREERS IN THE CHANGING TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS PROFESSIONS, AND FOR CAREER MOBILITY TO THOSE ALREADY EMPLOYED IN TRANSPORTATION. THE CURRICULAR GUIDELINES ARE INTERDISCIPLINARY AND MULTIDISCIPLINARY, EMBRACING THE TRANSPORTATION ENVIRONMENT OF DEVELOPMENT, OPERATION, AND MANAGEMENT. THE SUGGESTED PROGRAMS ARE DIVIDED INTO THREE LEVELS. EACH CORE PROGRAM IS FLEXIBLE ENOUGH TO CONSTRUCT INSTRUCTIONAL UNITS OR MODULES OF EDUCATIONAL ELEMENTS OF SPECIFIC SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND CONCEPTS, WHILE AT THE SAME TIME ORIENTED TOWARD CAREER OR JOB PREPARATION. THE CORE GUIDELINES ARE APPLICABLE TO SECONDARY, COMMUNITY COLLEGE, AND TECHNICAL SCHOOL LEVELS. TEN SELECT OCCUPATIONAL FIELDS WITHIN THIS GENERAL CAREER CLASSIFICATION ARE COVERED. /AUTHOR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Kirschner Associates Incorporated

    733 15th Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20005
  • Publication Date: 1972-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 145 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00200788
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Scientific & Technical Aerospace Repts
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1973 12:00AM