VOCATIONAL, TECHNICAL, AND ADULT EDUCATION
Bulletin 70H-9 July 1, 1964
UNDER MINIMUM FOUNDATION PROGRAM SUPPORT
STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
STATE BOARD FOR VOCATIONAL EDUCATION
Hon. Farris Bryant, Governor, President of Board
Hon. Tom Adams, Secretary of State
Hon. James Kynes, Attorney General
Hon. J. Edwin Larson, State Treasurer
Hon. Thomas D. Bailey, State Superintendent of Public Instruction
Secretary, and Executive Officer of the Board
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STATE OF FLORIDA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
WALTER R. WILLIAMS, JR.
THOMAS D. BAILEY TALLAHASSEE DIDIVISIN F VOCATIONAL, TECHNICAL.
SUPERINTENDENT 32304 AND ADULT EDUCATION
TO: All recipients of Bulletin 70H-9, Adult Offerings Under
Minimum Foundation Program Support July, 1964.
FROM: Walter R. Williams, Jr., Director
Division of Vocational, Technical, and Adult Education
SUBJECT: Addendum to Bulletin 70H-9
Bulletin 70H-9, "Adult Offerings," 1964-65 will be used again
for 1965-66 with the following addendum. A limited supply of
Bulletin 70H-9 reprints will be available upon request for
those persons not having last year's release.
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE EDUCATION page 13
The course titles in Vocational Agriculture Education, 750 V
and 767 V, are to be used for programs designed for:
1. High School graduates, out-of-school youth and adults who
need occupational training to prepare them for the labor
2. Adults who need additional training or re-training to achieve
3. People with academic, socio-economic, or other handicaps which
will prevent there from succeeding in a regular program of Vo-
cational Agriculture Education.
Courses to be added:
767 V Non-Production Agriculture
A course designed to provide occupational training for
each non-agricultural production occupation. A separate
course is set up for each occupation where training is
needed for a period necessary for upgrading and providing
the enrollees with salable skills.
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL HOME ECONOMICS EDUCATION page 27
Page 27 Delete the sub-title Child Care and Development and sub-
stitute the sub-title Homemakers.
Page 27 Delete the sub-title Clothing and Textiles.
Page 28 Delete the sub-title Food and Nutrition.
Page 29 Delete the sub-title Health, Home Safety, and Home Care
of the Sick.
Page 30 Delete the sub-title Housing.
Page 31 Delete the sub-title Personal, Social and Family Re-
OFFERINGS IN TECHNICAL EDUCATION
Courses to be added:
041 V Mortuary Science Technology
Courses of study and training which provide the skills and
knowledge necessary to enter the Funeral Service profession
in Florida. Instruction includes public health and sani-
tation, funeral law, pathology embalming, and restorative
art, and meets the requirements necessary to obtain the
Embalmers and Funeral Director licenses.
042 V Aerospace Technology
Courses of study which lead to management skills and sales
ability in the area of Aviation Administration and airline
operations. Additional courses of study and actual pilot
training provide the instruction necessary to obtain the
Federal Aviation Agency Commercial Pilots License and In-
strument Flying Certificate in Career Pilot Training.
Included are courses in weather, aircraft maintenance, FFA
flight regulations, flight engineering and instrument fly-
043 V Police Science and Criminology
Courses of study which are especially designed to prepare
trained law enforcement personnel for employment as peace
officers, and/or criminal laboratory technicians. Included
are courses in American Government, Police Administration,
Chemistry, Photography, Fingerprint Science, Criminal Law,
and Investigative Skills.
044 V Nursing
Instruction in the skills and practices of the nursing pro-
fession is provided in such a way as to prepare for the
examination for licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse.
Courses include appropriate classroom study and designated
experiences in hospitals and clinics in the nurse training
areas jointly specified by the school and the State Board
045 V Radiological Health Technology
Courses of instruction in nuclear radiation, the effects
of radiation on health, and the instruments used to detect
and assess the effects of radiation on the people and pro-
ducts which are involved in industry and medical facilities
where nuclear materials are used. Special skills are de-
veloped to prepare the radiation technician for using and
calibrating radiation detection equipment, to assess radi-
ation hazards and to understand the biological effect of
radiation from radioactive materials upon the human body.
All other bulletin entries are to remain exactly the same
as the original release.
THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Thomas D. Bailey, Superintendent
Division of Vocational, Technical, and Adult Education
Walter R. Williams, Jr., Director
S. E. Hand, Assistant Director
General Adult Education
Harry E. Wood, Assistant Director
Joseph R. Barkley, Consultant
Rex C. Toothman, Assistant Director
Distributive, Cooperative, and
Frances Champion, Assistant Director
Home Economics Education
Ralph V. Steeb, Consultant
Industrial Arts Education
Thurman J. Bailey, Assistant Director
Thomas W. Strickland, Assistant Director
Presented herewith is a listing of adult offerings in general and voca-
tional education together with course descriptions which are approved
for financial support under the Minimum Foundation Program and from
Federal vocational education funds as authorized by the State Plan for
Vocational Education. The present listing is approved only for the
period beginning July 1, 1964 and ending June 30, 1965. It endeavors
to incorporate the expressed intent of the 1959 legislature. Included
are those courses for which special instructional units are available.
The listings should not be construed as discouraging local educational
centers from offering other courses which may be financed from local
funds or by charging tuition.
This bulletin reflects the thinking of many persons throughout Florida,
including county school superintendents of public instruction, local
administrative and supervisory officials, public school instructional
personnel and lay advisory committee members. I should like to ex-
press my appreciation to each participant for his contribution to the
development of this bulletin.
Courses for which the respective services have been assigned responsi-
bility are listed under the appropriate service heading, i.e., General
Adult Education, Vocational Agriculture Education, Vocational Business
Education, Vocational Distributive Education, Vocational Home Economics
Education, Vocational Industrial Education and Technical Education.
Course titles are arranged alphabetically in the index beginning on
page 54 for easy reference. These offerings will be reassessed an-
nually to determine their suitability for use during the following year.
Suggestions and reactions which will aid in the improvement of adult
offerings are invited. Please address all communications to the Divi-
sion of Vocational, Technical, and Adult Education, State Department of
Education, Tallahassee, Florida. Meanwhile, it is anticipated that
this bulletin will assist in the development of a more effective adminis-
trative and supervisory framework within which approved courses may be
of Public Instruction
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Foreword . . .. . . . .
Table of Contents. . . . .
General Adult Education. . . .
Vocational Agriculture Education ..
Vocational Business Education. ..
Vocational Distributive Education.
Vocational Home Economics Education.
Vocational Industrial Education. .
Technical Education. . . . .
Index of Course Titles . . ...
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OFFERINGS IN GENERAL ADULT EDUCATION
OFFERINGS IN GENERAL ADULT EDUCATION
Fundamental and Literacy Education
099 A Elementary Education
Elementary education is offered for adults who possess the basic skills
of reading and writing, and who wish to continue their study toward the
secondary school. Elementary studies include reading, handwriting,
arithmetic, spelling, social studies, general (elementary) science,
health, and the language arts.
904 A General Education
Instruction in general education subjects, including elementary and
secondary levels. This offering is designed to accommodate the needs of
a class which consists in part of individuals who are on the high school
097 A Literacy Education
Instruction in the basic skills of reading and writing for the adult
114 A English
Courses in English are offered on various levels to accommodate the needs
of adult students. When offered for high school credit, they are com-
parable in content to those offered in the regular secondary school at
117 A English for Foreign Born
Courses in basic English are offered for non-English speaking adults.
Emphasis is placed on speaking, reading and writing English based on
everyday living experiences and needs.
Separate courses are offered in foreign languages to meet the needs of
adult groups. When offered for high school credit, they should be com-
parable in content to those offered in the regular secondary school. When
offered for conversational purposes, emphasis is placed on speaking and
A General, C Credit
*Outline must accompany the Adult Education Form C on which the course is
listed unless it has been previously submitted and approved.
503 A Spanish 528 A Greek 543 A Russian
503 C 528 C 543 c
513 A Latin 529 A Italian
513 C 529 C 548 A Chinese
517 A Hebrew 530 A Portuguese
517 C 530 c
523 A French 533 A German
523 C 533 C
148 A Literature
Separate courses in literature may be offered, including American Litera-
ture, English Literature, Modern or World Literature. The Great Books may
constitute one or more courses in literature for adults. When a course is
offered for high school credit, it is comparable in content to the corre-
sponding course offered in the regular secondary school.
173 A Speech
This course provides the fundamentals of effective speaking, practice in
organization of materials and delivery, development of voice, vocabulary,
diction and poise, and elements of parliamentary procedure.
215 A Algebra I
A study of the fundamentals of algebra covering such topics as formulas,
positive and negative numbers, graphs, simple equations, linear equations,
factoring, fractional equations, basic work on powers and roots of numbers,
and simple quadratic equations.
216 A Algebra II
An advanced course covering such topics as products and factors, propor-
tions and variations, exponents, roots and radicals, solution of equations,
logarithms, ratios, progression and variation, and numerical trigonometry.
295 A Analytical Geometry
Coordinate geometry in two or three dimensions, circles, parabolas, ellipses,
hyperbolas--transformations and tangents, planes and quadric surfaces, polar
coordinates, and transcendental curves.
214 A Applied General Mathematics
This course is designed to satisfy the needs of individuals or groups of
individuals whose interests or responsibilities require specialized
mathematical skills and understandings.
297 A Calculus
This course includes a study of functions, variables, limits, rates of
change, minima and maxima differentiations, series, expansion and integrals.
Practical application of these mathematical processes to modern everyday
problems is emphasized.
283 A Everyday Business Mathematics
A non-vocational course designed to assist adult students in developing
mathematical abilities along the lines needed for the solution of day to
day problems involving their personal business affairs. It involves
primarily a study of the fundamental operations in arithmetic as they apply
to common business problems of budgeting, banking, computation of interest,
income tax preparation, installment buying, insurance wages, and related
business activities of the lay citizen.
213 A General Mathematics
This course is designed to meet everyday mathematical needs of adults. It
includes a study of the fundamental principles of arithmetic and beginning
algebra, with emphasis upon fractions, decimals, formulas, graphs, equations,
maps, charts, measurements, and consumer buying problems. Practical appli-
cations are performed according to need.
243 A Modern Mathematics for Parents
This course is designed primarily for parents who wish to have an orien-
tation to and an understanding of the basic concepts and terminology of
the new mathematics program being taught in the elementary and junior high
schools in Florida.
218 A Plane Geometry
This course presents the basic concepts of geometry, including a study of
geometric problem solving, postulates, axioms and theorems, circles, areas
of plane figures, kinds of angles, parallel lines, polygons and quadri-
263 A Solid Geometry
This is a study of three dimensional geometry with emphasis upon points,
lines, planes in space, polyhedrons, cylinders, cones, spheres, and prisms.
219 A Trigonometry
This course includes a study of trigonometric functions and identities,
functions of angles, formulas, meaning and use of logarithms, and trigo-
nometric and logarithmic tables.
342 A Astronomy for the Layman
A course for individuals interested in the study of celestial bodies,
constellations, stars, planets, the moon, satellites, comets, meteors, the
eclipse, measurement of time, and the various theories of the origin of the
solar system. Discussion of astronomical instruments may also be included.
314 A Biology
A study of living things, plant and animal, from the most simple to the most
complex. In addition to the study of structures, reproduction, character-
istics and classification of living things, it includes such topics as con-
servation of natural resources, economic botany, and sanitation.
316 A Chemistry
This course involves the study of the laws of chemistry, structure and
classification of matter, formulas and equations, and the periodic table.
Topics involving chemistry in the home, in industry, and in nature may be
included to broaden the student's understanding of the subject.
344 A General Science
An introductory survey course designed to acquaint the student with both
the physical and biological sciences. Special emphasis is given to scien-
tific facts, theories, and the use of the scientific method in problem
363 A Human Anatomy and Physiology
This course provides a study of the structure and function of organs and
systems of the human body. While it is not absolutely necessary, the student
taking this course should have successfully completed a course in biology.
343 A Meteorology for the Layman
This course is designed to provide the individual with a basic knowledge of
the atmosphere, its motions, how it is heated and cooled, the cycle of
moisture and the processes of the water substance, its chemistry, acoustics,
optics and electricity. Procedures for observing weather, collecting and
disseminating the observations, analyzing and interpreting data, and fore-
casting future weather are included.
348 A Modern Science*
Short courses of a non-credit nature dealing with specific aspects of natural
sciences, designed to help adults understand and stay abreast of the scien-
tific advancements in our modern world.
345 A Physical Science
A course normally given for high school credit, designed to acquaint the
individual with various aspects of the physical sciences. It includes
elements of physics, chemistry, geology, astronomy, meteorology, and other
selected physical science topics.
318 A Physics
A study of physical laws and the basic principles of heat, electricity, light
and sound. Some basic information on atomic energy, radiation, and electron-
ics may be included.
374 A Space Biology for the Layman
This course is designed to acquaint the individual with the biological
problems and principles associated with man's survival in outer space. It
deals with the effects of high speed, acceleration, weightlessness, radiation,
decompression, and other phenomena to which the human body is subjected in
reaching and attaining orbital flight in outer space.
446 A American Constitution and Government
This course includes a study of such topics as the Constitution, legislative,
executive and judicial branches and functions of national, state, and local
government, finance and taxation, national defense, health, education and
welfare, elections, and citizenship.
419 A Americanism vs Communism
This course is the same as that required by law to be taught in all of the
public high schools of this state. It is a critical-analytical study of
the nature, purpose, methods, objectives, and dangers of communism to our
free society. The subject matter of the course has its focus on the ideology
of the communist part, the structure and functions of the Soviet system, and
the rule of the current regime. Although the communists control several
countries, including Communist China, Cuba, and a number of satellite countries
the Soviet Union is studied as the center and model of them all.
416 A American History
This course covers the important political, social and economic events in
the development of the United States from Colonial times to the present.
413 A Civics
This course deals with the structure and function of government at the
local, state, and national levels. A unit of study may also be included
to provide a survey and analysis of current vocational opportunities.
When offered for high school credit, the course should be comparable in
content to one offered in the regular secondary school.
470 A Citizenship (Civic) Education
Short courses are offered in this area dealing with the responsibilities
of citizenship in a democratic society. Examination and study of the
current scene and the implications for citizen participation and relation-
ship to his government local, state, and national.
471 A Citizenship Education for Foreign Born
This course is designed to acquaint prospective citizens with United States
history, the Constitution and its historic background, the organization of
local, state, and federal governments; to promote understanding and ap-
preciation for ideals, privileges and responsibilities of democratic citizen-
ship; and to prepare individuals for the examination administered by im-
migration and naturalization authorities.
463 A Consumer Education*
Courses are offered under this title which are designed to assist adult
students to become more discerning and discriminating in their various roles
as consumers of goods, services and information. Emphasis is placed upon
the development of basic knowledge, values, and skills which will help
adults become wiser consumers and users of physical goods and services, as
well as of music, art, literature, public information, and trust.
474 A Current Affairs Education*
Short courses may be offered under this title which are designed to assist
adult citizens to better understand the current problems and issues in the
social, economic, and political fields. Examination and study are made of
current developments and issues for implications on the society as a whole,
and on the citizen's role and responsibility in connection with them. The
nature and variety of subjects treated under this title are such that in-
structional techniques such as forums, discussion groups, panels, and other
types of organized instruction are usually employed.
473 A Economics
This course provides the opportunity to study the economic problems of a
modern democratic society. Typical subjects, or separate short courses
may include consumer relations and problems, laws of supply and demand,
money and banking, production and labor problems, modern business, trade
and transportation, and governmental functions.
456 A Florida Government
The purpose of this course is to develop an understanding of the framework
and function of local and state government. In addition to a general
overview course in local and state governmental operation, short courses may
be developed which treat specific aspects or facets of government in Florida,
such as Taxation, the Minimum Foundation Program, Legislative Reapportionment,
or the Florida Constitution.
497 A Florida History
This course provides the adult student the opportunity to study the social,
political, and economic development of the State of Florida from territorial
days to the present.
445 A Geography
A general course in geography which includes a study of the physical,
economic, political and cultural aspects of important geographic areas and
peoples, and their influence on world conditions and problems. Short courses
may also be offered dealing with specific areas and people.
412 A History
Separate courses in history are offered to meet the needs of adult students
desiring instruction in special areas significant in the development of our
457 A Political Science
A study of the basic principles and functions of federal, state, and local
government; political parties, pressure groups, legislative, executive, and
judicial departments; international relations, and foreign policies.
418 A Problems of Democracy
This course is designed to permit active classroom consideration of problems
of living in the American democracy, based on historical and current political
issues and problems. It includes also a review and analysis of America's role
in world affairs.
499 A Introduction to Philosophy
An introductory course in philosophy involving a brief study of the nature
of philosophy, its historical significance in man's progress through the ages;
ethics, logic, theory of knowledge, and metaphysics; philosophy of art, science,
religion; the great philosophers; contemporary philosophies; appreciation of
philosophy in everyday life.
427 A Psychology
This is a basic study of human behavior. Consideration is given to the family
and its place in society, psychology in human relations, coping with the
problems of a changing social and cultural environment, understanding the
interests, aptitudes and desires of individuals in matters of personal and
425 A Sociology
This course includes the study of cultural influences on our society, the
forms, institutions and functions of human groups, and the various types of
individual and group relationships.
414 A World History
This is a study of man's social, economic and political progress from
earliest civilization to the present, and how world development has been
influenced by persons, ideas and events through the years.
Other General Education Offerings
Courses are offered in art to meet the needs of adults in the following
677 A Art Appreciation A study of the art of significant periods, its contri-
bution to civilization, aesthetic and human values.
673 A Fundamentals of Art A study of the fundamentals of drawing and painting,
673 C concepts of drawing principles and composition, and a study of techniques.
675 A Oil Painting Techniques of oil painting, color theory, and creativeness.
676 A Water Colors Techniques of water color painting, design, perspective,
706 A Beginning Shorthand
An introductory course in principles and skills of shorthand, designed for
adult students who are pursuing a high school completion program, and who
wish to take beginning shorthand as an elective high school credit course.
Standards of performance in transcription are comparable to those for
regular high school courses in beginning shorthand.
708 A Bookkeeping, Non-Vocational
An introductory course which is designed to contribute to the general edu-
cation of the student through the application of basic principles, concepts
and knowledge required for practical bookkeeping in everyday living, with
particular emphasis on principles of personal and family financing.
900 A Community Emergency Preparedness
Short courses of instruction designed to prepare individuals for rendering
essential community services on a voluntary basis in time of serious
emergency or disaster.
167 A Creative Writing
A study and evaluation of the special techniques in writing. Emphasis in
this course is placed upon teaching the principles of composition and
reporting to accommodate needs of individuals and organizations whose duties
involve the preparation and presentation of material and information of
901 A Education for Aging
Short courses are offered under this title which are designed to provide
middle-aged and older adults with information that will help them cope
with the problems of aging. Short courses in pre-retirement planning, the
psychological aspects of aging, the role of the aged in the modern world,
and courses dealing with health, housing, financial planning, and worthy
use of leisure time may be offered. Implications of current social, scien-
tific, economic, and political developments on the older citizen are studied.
902 A Education for Parenthood*
This course is offered for parents, prospective parents, and those who have
adopted children. Participants will be encouraged to present specific
problems for discussion by the group in an atmosphere of understanding and
sharing. Emphasis is on group participation in discussing problems of
particular interest to the group, particularly those having to do with home
and community factors which influence child welfare and development, parent-
child relationships and responsibilities.
713 A General Business
A non-vocational course intended to provide the adult student with a basic
understanding of general business practice as they relate and have application
to the everyday business affairs of the lay citizen.
General Education (See course description under 904 A)
393 A Health Education*
Short courses for adults may be offered under this title which are designed
to provide information to enable individuals to protect and maintain their
health. Specific courses may deal with such subjects as anatomy and
physiology, personal hygiene, first aid, home care of the sick, community
health problems, or with symptoms, prevention, and home treatment of major
diseases, such as cancer, arthritis, heart trouble, etc. Offerings under
this category often involve personnel from the medical and nursing pro-
fessions as teachers, consultants, and resource people.
906 A High School Review
This course is an intensive review of the four major academic areas -
English, mathematics, social studies and science, on the secondary school
Courses in industrial arts for adults paralleling the content normally
offered for secondary school credit.
813 A General Mechanical Drafting I An introduction to the broad field of
813 C drafting as used in everyday living, architecture, engineering, construction,
for general technical use. The laboratory work provides opportunities for
students to learn to make and use drawings. It includes the uses of drawings
in industries and occupations such as sheet metal, machine shop, plumbing,
electricity and electronics.
814 A Drafting II A second course in drafting in which students specialize in
814 C one of the major areas of drafting such as mechanical, architectural, or
engineering work. This course presents advanced study of the theory of
shape and size description and the geometry of drawing, and provides ex-
tensive opportunities for practicing the development and reproduction of
803 A General Shop I This course provides experiences in the use of basic hand
803 C and power tools in working with wood, metal, electricity, and power mechanics.
The work involves planning, designing and constructing functional articles of
use and value to the student, the school or community.
804 A General Shop II A second course in general shop involving advanced and
804 C specialized work in one or two material areas. The work requires more related
information and more mechanical and technical applications in planning, design
and construction of projects.
459 A Law for the Layman
The purpose of this course is to acquaint the layman with the various phases
of law that affect his everyday life regardless of occupation or profession.
Included are topics such as contracts, sales, business law, personal property
transaction, real property, domestic relations, the courts and law, negotiable
instruments, agents, and wills.
903 A Leadership Training*
Short courses offered under this title are designed to develop skills in
group or community leadership. Included are the techniques of group work
and group dynamics, effective speaking, and how to conduct meetings.
193 A Library Science
This course is designed to teach adults how to use a library effectively so
as to minimize time and effort required in locating and using the resources
of the library, and to encourage and facilitate broader use of appropriate
materials in research and study.
Courses are offered in music to meet the needs of adults in music appreci-
ation and in choral and instrumental music.
634 A Music Appreciation
613 A Instrumental
616 A Chorus
735 A Notetaking
This course provides opportunities for learning to write with speed in as
short a period of time as possible. It aims primarily to meet the needs
of individuals having notetaking responsibilities, including reporting and
record keeping, in community organizations, and in other personal use
143 A Reading
Reading courses are offered on different levels to satisfy adult reading
needs. Developmental courses are offered which emphasize basic reading
skills and comprehension. Advanced courses are designed to increase
reading speed and further improve reading skills and comprehension.
577 A Safety Education*
Short courses in safety education, designed to cover the principles of
individual, home and public safety.
703 A Tvoewriting. Non-vocational
A non-vocational course in typewriting for personal use. It is designed
to assist students in acquiring mastery of the keyboard and in developing
the ability to write personal and business letters accurately and in good
form. Standards of performance comparable to regular high school credit
courses in beginning typewriting are required for those taking the course
for credit toward a high school diploma.
A General, C- Credit
*Outline must accompany the Adult Education Form C on which the course
is listed unless it has been previously submitted and approved.
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE EDUCATION
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE EDUCATION
750 V Cooperatives, Buying and Selling
This course familiarizes the farmers with the organization and operation
of a cooperative, and explains the benefits derived by individual farmers
from cooperative buying and selling.
751 V Farm Management
This course is based on the operation of the farm as a unit, Instruction
and supervision is provided for managerial jobs on the farm such as planning
the farm; financing; renting and leasing; evaluation of property; keeping
records and analyzing records.
752 V Problems in Field Crops Production and Marketing
This course deals with selected problems in production and marketing of field
crops common to the locale where the course is taught. Typical jobs covered
in the instructional content include selecting varieties; securing and treat-
ing seed; preparing soil; planting and cultivation. Selection of subject
area is based on the needs of each class.
753 V Farm Mechanization, Including Farm Shop and Machinery
This course provides instruction and supervision in the construction, care
and repair of farm buildings and equipment, including the farm home; also
purchase, operation, care and repair of farm machinery and equipment; and
754 V Problems in Poultry Production and Marketing
Selected poultry problems are analyzed. Information is secured, evaluated,
and solutions determined. Any problem of production and marketing may be
considered, including housing and equipment; selection, breeding, hatching,
brooding; feeding; disease and pest control; marketing; financing and
755 V Problems in Dairy Production and Marketing
This course covers production and management problems in dairying. Typical
problems for study include selecting dairy cattle; raising young stock;
feeding and housing; managing a herd; sanitation; handling dairy products
in the home; and marketing.
756 V Problems in Livestock Production and Marketing
This course is designed to assist in finding solutions to problems in the
production and marketing livestock such as hogs, beef cattle, and dairy
cattle. Instructions cover selecting livestock; housing, feeding, breeding,
and maintaining health; preparing and processing livestock products for
home use may also be included.
757 V Production and Marketing of Ornamental Plants
This course is planned to aid local farmers and producers in increasing
their knowledge in production and marketing of ornamental plants, in-
cluding the basic skills and problems in propagating, growing and marketing.
758 V Farm and Home Improvements, Including Landscaping
Knowledge and skills required for the improvement of the farm home and
farmstead are stressed. The course may include practices in planning,
maintenance, alteration and repair of buildings; construction of small
buildings, additions, and household conveniences. Propagation, culture,
and appropriate use of plant materials in landscaping may also be included.
759 V Problems in Truck Crop Production and Marketing
This course covers the problems and basic skills involved in producing and
marketing vegetables, including varieties, planting, cultivating; control of
insects and diseases; fertilization; water control; grading, packing, and
760 V Problems in Production and Marketing of Fruits and Nuts
This course is a study of varieties, advantages, disadvantages, and
adaptation of each variety; soils, land testing, P. H. control, ferti-
lization of trees; recognition and control of diseases and insects
affecting trees, fruit, and nuts; cultivating practices; air drainage;
cover crops; harvesting, grading, packing, and marketing.
761 V Live-At-Home Programs
This course is designed for those interested in producing food for family
consumption as much as possible, and should appeal to those living on part-
time or subsistence farms. The course may include instructions to help
solve problems concerning the home milk cow, the home poultry flock, the
home garden, the home fruit orchard; and the canning and freezing of
762 V Farm Record Keeping
Instruction in keeping farm records. Emphasis is placed on practical and
usuable record keeping. Since record keeping is closely tied with the farm
management it may be included in a farm management course. The course also
may include instruction in filing income tax returns and social security
benefits. The general principles of record keeping are followed.
763 V Production and Marketing of Ferns, Bulbs, and Flowers
Selected problems in production and marketing of ferns, bulbs, flowers,
and other similar ornamental plant materials are discussed. Typical
problems include selection of plant stock; structures needed; equipment;
propagation methods; general and special cultural requirements; fertili-
zation; disease and pest control; marketing; financing and accounting.
764 V Farm Forestry
This course deals with problems in establishing and/or maintaining a
forest or farm woodlot. Suggested practices will be determined for specific
phases of forestry work, including practices in the establishment, mainte-
nance, and protection of desirable trees, Pnd the production and marketing
of forestry products. Instruction also includes practices for which
Agricultural Conservation Program payments are available.
765 V Soil and Water Management
This course deals with soil and water management such as types of erosion;
use of vegetative cover; crop rotation; control of surface run-off from
water sheds; strip farming, contour farming, terracing, etc; the study of
land capability classes; and farm drainage and irrigation.
766 V Wildlife and Game Management
This course is concerned with problems in establishment, maintenance,
management, and use of wildlife areas; the propagation, distribution, and
protection of birds, game, and fish. The course may deal with specific
kinds of wildlife, or with the general improvement of wildlife areas to
furnish more recreation, sport, and food; also may include information
regarding conservation programs of organizations and agencies such as the
Florida Wildlife Federation.
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL BUSINESS EDUCATION
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL BUSINESS EDUCATION
128 V Business English
A course designed to promote effective oral and written expression for
business use. Special emphasis is given to applying rules of grammar and
to developing vocabulary through supervised business activities involving
speaking and writing.
283 V Business Mathematics
This is a basic course in business education. The course explains
arithmetical concepts required for effective bookkeeping and merchandising
and provides extensive practice in solving business problems through the
application of mathematical principles.
704 V Vocational Typewriting
This course is designed to develop sufficient skills, techniques, and
knowledge in the use of the typewriter for the student to work in a business
office in a clerical or stenographic position.
707 V Shorthand and Transcription
The objective of this course is to integrate shorthand, English, and
typewriting skills and to develop in the student the ability to produce
acceptable transcripts at a rate of speed necessary for vocational compe-
708 V Vocational Bookkeeping
A course designed to prepare the student for employment as a bookkeeper or
clerk. Instructional content centers about the principles and techniques
involved in bookkeeping for a business office.
715 V Business Law
This course is a study of our legal system and principles of law as they
apply to business situations. The purpose of this course is to prepare
the office worker to meet and cope with simple legal problems which he
might confront in an office occupation.
716 V Office Practice
Office practice is primarily a laboratory course. It is designed to aid
the student in mastering office skills such as filing, duplicating, oper-
ating a switchboard and office machines, recordkeeping, and developing
efficiency on the job. Emphasis is also placed on refining personal quali-
ties and traits essential for success in a business office.
717 V Advanced Secretarial Practice
This course is designed primarily for those who are interested in preparing
to take the examination offered by the National Secretaries' Association
for the designation of "Certified Professional Secretary." However, the
course is open to all secretaries wbo are interested in improving their job
718 V Office Machines
A survey course including practice in the use of machines commonly found
in business offices. The types of machines used in a particular class are
selected in terms of the needs of the group for whom instruction is provided.
Short courses of instruction to achieve proficiency on a specific type of
office machine may be offered.
723 V Basic Accounting
The basic accounting courses are designed to acquaint the student with the
complete bookkeeping cycle, including journalizing, posting, preparing
financial statements, and adjusting and closing the books. Accounting pro-
cedures for proprietorships, partnerships, and corporations are studied
and emphasis is given to inventory methods, control accounts, special
journals, the voucher system, notes and drafts, depreciation, and payroll
724 V Advanced Accounting
Advanced accounting courses serve to review the basic theory and give
emphasis to accounting procedures for merchandising and manufacturing con-
cerns and the principles of cost accounting. Profit and loss analysis,
comparative statements, ratios, adjustments, and various cost accounting
systems should be included. Particular attention should be given to income
tax and social security tax laws, returns, and accounting procedures.
725 V Legal Secretarial Practice
This course is designed to prepare stenographers for employment in law
offices. Through the use of legal forms and instruments, students become
familiar with legal terminology needed by the legal secretary.
726 V Medical Secretarial Practice
This course provides specialized training for students who are interested
in working in a doctor's office, clinic, or hospital. The course content
includes a broad medical vocabulary, practice in writing medical case
histories, and assistance in developing the type of personality necessary
for dealing with ill and infirm people.
733 V Filing
A course in filing which includes instruction in the methods and systems of
filing used in business offices, familiarization with modern filing equip-
ment, and time-and-motion saving skills which should be developed by the
office worker. Filing practice sets are used in this course to develop
735 V Shorthand Recording Machines
This course is designed specifically to train stenotype operators and
operators of other machines in localities where these types of training
are in demand and equipment is available for instructional use.
739 V Supervisory Training for Business
This course includes a study of the basic principles of supervision and
how to apply these principles in a business office. It covers the job
of supervision, the establishment of good relationships, evaluation of
job performance, employee training and job advancement.
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL DISTRIBUTIVE EDUCATION
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL DISTRIBUTIVE EDUCATION
510 V Business Management
This course is designed for administrative management personnel concerned
with the organization and operation of a business. Typical topics con-
sidered include selecting a business location, sales promotion, long and
short-term financing, recordkeeping, managerial aids, and efficient use of
personnel and merchandise.
511 V Establishing and Operating a New Business
This course is designed for new and/or prospective managers and/or owners
of small businesses. Included in the course are units covering location
determination, financing a new business, legal risks, personnel management,
market research, and taxation.
512 V Applied Marketing Economics
A study of the applications of economic principles to specific marketing
problems encountered by managers of distributive businesses. This short
course deals with the national income and its distribution; demand, supply
and prices; competition, spending and taxes; international trade and com-
mercial policy; debt management; and money and banking.
513 V Service Station Management
This course is designed for training service station managers and owners.
It covers the basic principles involved in this type of occupation. Items
such as customer relations, accounting, servicing, and product control are
514 V Hotel-Motel Management
This course is designed to cover all phases of hotel and/or motel operation.
It includes supervision of employees, room sales, dining room service, bell-
man duties, and training techniques. All phases of promoting the sales of
services offered by the institution are considered, together with accounting
515 V Food Service Management
This course is designed for those persons serving in a managerial or super-
visory capacity in the food service industry. It includes such phases as,
but is not limited to, food purchasing, food costs accounting, food control,
food checking, and food sales and services.
516 V Insurance Sales and Agency Management
The objective of this course is to prepare individuals for insurance agency
management and insurance sales management. A brief discussion of insurance
history including growth of the industry and methods of operation is covered.
The essentials of direct selling, group demonstrations, and the techniques
of preparing sales talks are included.
517 V Warehouse Management
This course is designed for retail and wholesale personnel involved in the
merchandising and distribution of salable goods from the factory to the
sales counter. Transportation from sources, warehousing procedures, inven-
tory control systems, warehouse to store distribution, insurance and pro-
tection from theft and damage, handling costs, material handling equipment,
and warehouse labor problems are covered in this course.
530 V Credit Management
This course is designed for executive or supervisory level personnel. It
concerns itself with a statement and discussion of factors influencing and
determining loan policies. Methods of credit investigations and analysis,
credit techniques, collection methods, specific credit problems, and
regular as well as unusual types of loans are outlined and discussed.
531 V Marketing Executive Development
This course is designed primarily for executive supervisory personnel
specializing in merchandising and buying. The more involved functions of
marketing, inventory control systems, buying functions, and sales promotion
are studied at the supervisory level. Management problems are discussed
and typical operation sheets developed for various departments.
532 V Retailer-Consumer Problems
This course deals with the current status of the market, regulations
affecting the industry, buyer habits and trends, and the selling, adver-
tising, merchandising, and distribution of consumer goods. Class interests
are analyzed and subject matter is fitted to the needs.
533 V Sales Analysis and Financing
This course is designed to give adequate and practical help to the manager
and/or supervisor who wants to do a better job of advising his customers
about finances. It provides a thorough discussion of all aspects of finance
with which the family comes in contact.
534 V Merchandising and Buying
This course deals principally with training for personnel specializing in
merchandising and buying. The functions of the merchandising department,
inventory control system, stock turnover, the buying functions, and sales
promotion are covered.
535 V Supervisory Training for Distributive Workers
This course includes a study of the basic principles of supervision and how
to apply these principles in practice. It covers the job of supervision,
the establishment of good human relations, evaluation of job performance,
employee training, job advancement, and development of other supervisory
550 V Principles of Retailing
This course of study shows the organization and operation of a retail
merchandising business. Included is basic coverage of sales, service,
sales promotion and advertising, credit and accounting, and administration
departments. Also basic coverage is given to such topics as channels of
distribution, store financing, personnel problems, and operating statements.
551 V Techniques of Selling
This is a basic selling course which covers the sequences that go into
making a sale. Course content includes selling in various fields such as
retailing, direct and wholesaling areas, and an analysis of the buyer-
focused theory of selling. The use of visual aids augments classroom ac-
tivities, and the student has an opportunity to practice selling in the
552 V Applied Sales Psychology
This is a short course that deals with the application of psychological
principles to selling problems which include buyer motivation, the factors
of attention and interest in the sales process, and the attributes of a
553 V Sales Promotion
This course, designed for all types of sales personnel, covers basic methods
and techniques used in sales promotion program development. Research,
advertising, merchandising display, direct mail advertising, development of
effective sales talks, and demonstrations are covered.
554 V Cashiering for Salespeople
This course is designed for salespersons covering machine use, essentials
of business mathematics, sales and luxury taxes, and handling of sales
Specialized Sales Training
560 V Automobile Sales
This course is designed to prepare individuals for employment as automobile
salesmen. The course includes sales techniques, prospecting, qualifying,
insurance coverage, auto financing, closing sales, and owner follow-up.
561 V Floral Design and Sales
This course is designed for personnel employed as retail florists. A study
of basic designs and specific sales techniques are covered.
562 V Household Appliance Merchandising
This course is designed for individuals engaged in the sale of household
appliances. It includes specific information relative to appliance per-
formance, warranty periods, types of appliances and their proper use, and
563 V Route Selling
This course includes discussions on how to secure good public relations
for your firm, knowing your product and your job, traffic safety, and pro-
moting additional business.
564 V Securities Sales Training
This course is designed for bankers, investment businesses, investment
salesmen, and others interested in learning the operations and methods
involved in merchandising stocks, mutual funds, bonds, and listed and
unlisted securities. Analyses are made of a number of different types
565 V Interior Decorating for Retail Sales
This course is designed for persons employed in selling furniture, draperies
and fabrics, household accessories, carpeting, paint, and other lines re-
quiring a knowledge of interior decoration. Emphasis is placed on present-
ing information regarding design and color to assist in making more ef-
570 V Banking Fundamentals
This course offers a study of the principles and functions of commercial
banking in the United States and stresses the fundamentals of banking. It
explains the operating principles of both small and large banks and gives
complete coverage to all ordinary banking procedures.
571 V Negotiable Instruments
This course is built around the provisions of the uniform negotiable
instruments law with emphasis upon bills of lading, stock certificates,
bonds, certificates of deposit, trade acceptance, warehouse receipts,
and other similar banking instruments.
572 V Savings and Loan Principles
This course stresses the basic principles of savings and loan organizations
and explains the procedures involved in their operation.
580 V Principles and Practices of Insurance
This course is designed to teach the basic information and skills needed to
obtain and retain employment in the insurance business. Basic sales pro-
cedures, such as contacting prospects, sales interviews, analysis of in-
surance policies and programs, are covered.
581 V Insurance Sales Training
This course is designed especially for training in the sale of insurance.
It includes a study of minimizing and meeting risks, disposition wants,
estate questionnaires, securing action, estate creation and conservation,
the sales process, and fitting the product to the market,
582 V Insurance Rating
This course deals with the rating problems encountered in a general in-
surance agency; fire, automobile, casualty, fidelity, and surety. Practice
with up-to-date manuals and policies enables the learner to obtain knowledge
of the major factors involved in fidelity and surety and insurance rating.
590 V Real Estate License
This course includes a study and review of the Florida real estate license
law. It covers the field of real estate with particular emphasis placed on
real estate law and ethics used by successful brokers and salesmen.
591 V Real Estate Law -- Instruments and Documents
This course covers legal practices and procedures in real estate and in-
cludes a study of the legal documents used in real estate transactions.
It offers actual practice in the preparation of various legal forms.
592 V Real Estate Sales Promotion
This course covers all phases of the various ethical techniques used in
selling real estate. Fundamental concepts concerning human relationships
and various methods used in advertising and promoting the sale of real
estate are included.
593 V Real Estate Appraisals
This course includes a study of the nature and purposes of appraisals,
reasons for and use of appraisals, depreciations, income approach, types
of appraisals, valuations, maps, values, costs, and markets.
591 V Real Estate Finance
Typical topics considered include the problems involved in obtaining
mortgage money, money sources, mortgage liability, foreclosure proceedings,
debts and pledges, titles, recording rights, and liabilities of mortgagor
Hotel, Motel, and Restaurant
600 V Waiter-Waitress Training
This course covers techniques used in greeting guests, seating them, taking
orders, serving food, proper sanitation practices, and suggestive selling
to aid uncertain customers.
601 V Hostess Training
This course, designed for restaurant personnel, covers the proper way to
handle goods, dress, how to take orders, placing of orders, seating and
arrangements, dining room service, and ways to make customers' meals
602 V Hotel-Motel Front Office Procedures
This course covers the basic duties and responsibilities of front office
personnel, i.e., registering and rooming guests, reservations, recording
charges and credits, billing guests, checking out guests, preparing tran-
scripts of guests' accounts receivable, and balancing transcripts.
603 V Hotel-Motel Cashiering
This course includes instruction in procedure and mathematics to enable the
learner to prepare guest accounts accurately. Posting of charges and
credits to individual guest accounts, handling of checks and making change,
posting of charges and credits to accounts of non-registered guests,
handling of transcripts, and check-ins and check-outs are considered.
604 V Hotel-Motel Auditing and Posting Machine
This course includes a study of posting charges and credits to guest accounts,
correcting errors, balancing cash at end of watch, transferring bills to
new accounts, taking trial balance, and proving all transactions made dur-
ing the watch.
605 V Hotel-Motel PBX Operator
This course includes a study of the manipulative skills involved in handling
keys, cards, supervisory signals, dials, extensions, incoming and outgoing
local and long distance calls, voice techniques, and courtesy. Proper
phrasing, paging, and filing names of guests are included.
606 V Executive Housekeeping
This course develops leadership and organizational ability for supervisory
personnel responsible for maintaining an establishment in a clean, orderly,
and attractive manner. It includes the basic technical knowledge essential
to the position.
607 V Hotel Housekeeping
Training in the cleaning, orderliness, and decorating of a commercial housing
establishment, including the purchasing of supplies and equipment for the
620 V Advertising
Included in this course are retail advertising procedures, copywriting and
testing, selection and use of illustrations, direct mail advertising, in-
cluding research and analysis of sales territory, and the coordination of
the display, advertising, and sales departments.
621 V Display
This course offers training in design, trimming and constructing interior
and window display for small stores and large stores. It includes the tech-
niques of display from the idea to the completed construction. Individual
problems in window display and trimming are studied in classes held in
622 V Export and Import Practices
This course provides training for entrance into the export and import
business. Preparation of forms for import and export duties and taxes on
different classes of merchandise are included.
623 V Income Tax Problems for Business
The material taught in this course is based on the internal revenue code.
Persons in the tax accounting field who prepare returns for private indi-
viduals, merchants, and other businessmen are taught to prepare and keep
suitable records for income tax purposes. They are taught to prepare their
income tax returns according to legal interpretations.
624 V Traffic Management and Rates
This course offers basic information on routing procedures and interstate
commerce rules and regulations for the person entering employment in this
field. Particular emphasis is given to new developments in the field of
625 V Travel Agency and Ticketing Procedures
This course provides information concerning reservation procedures, conducted
tours, ticketing, visas and passports, money exchange rates, express, baggage
handling, and other problems in local and foreign travel. All methods of
travel are covered.
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL HOME ECONOMICS EDUCATION
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL HOME ECONOMICS EDUCATION
Child Care and Development
800 V Infant Care
This course includes an understanding of heredity and environment as factors
affecting the development of children, a knowledge of the proper care of the
expectant mother, consideration of the adjustments within the family before
and after the baby's arrival, clothing and equipment needed for the infant,
use of schedules in caring for the baby, stages in infant physical de-
velopment and factors which contribute to health and well-being of the
infant. Techniques for holding, feeding, bathing, diapering and exercising
the baby will be included.
801 V The Young Child
This course includes a study of the needs of young children from one to six,
guidance procedures with children, including preparation for entering school,
factors contributing to health and happiness of young children and the re-
sponsibilities of the community for protecting children.
802 V The Older Child and Adolescent
This course includes a study of physical characteristics of children during
the pre-adolescent and adolescent periods, responsibility of children to
the home and community, responsibility of the home and community in protect-
ing and guiding the pre-adolescent and adolescent.
Clothing and Textiles
805 V Basic Clothing Construction
This course is planned for the person who has had little or no experience
in recently developed techniques in clothing construction and includes a
study of pattern selection including body measurements and simple alter-
ations, fabric selection and preparation with emphasis placed on "easy-to-
sew" patterns and fabrics, selection, use, and care of modern sewing and
pressing equipment, completion of a simple garment using modern sewing tech-
niques and selection of suitable accessories.
806 V Advanced Clothing Construction
This course is designed for the person who has completed Basic Clothing Con-
struction. It includes developing the ability to make more difficult pattern
alterations, use of more complicated patterns, use and care of fabrics re-
quiring special treatments and completion of at least one garment using more
advanced techniques and details which give individuality to the garment wil.1
807 V Basic Tailoring
This course is designed for the person who has demonstrated proficiency in
the skills of clothing construction and includes selection, use, and care of
fabrics suitable for tailoring techniques and the construction of a lined
garment such as a jacket will be required.
808 V Advanced Tailoring
This course includes more difficult tailoring techniques with emphasis
placed on fitting and acquiring more experience in working with woolens
and other fabrics in making a tailored coat or suit.
809 V Children's Clothing
This course is designed for the person who wishes to make children's simple
garments. It includes selection, use, and care of modern sewing and press-
ing equipment. It also includes study of fabrics, patterns and construction
details suitable for children's wear.
810 V Selection and Care of Clothes for the Family
This course includes a study of fibers, fabrics and special finishes, in-
formative labeling of fabrics for home sewing and for ready-to-wear garments
and characteristics of well made garments and accessories.
The factors involved in selecting clothing accessories for individuals and
family members to provide pleasing appearance, good design, color and ap-
propriateness to age and occasion will be discussed. A study will be made
of the care and upkeep of family clothing through laundering, repairing and
storing, and demonstrations will be given of simple alterations which are
needed for better fit of ready-made garments.
811 V Intermediate Clothing Construction
This course is planned for the person who has completed Basic Clothing Con-
struction, and includes a study of more difficult construction techniques
and of fabrics more difficult to handle than were used in Basic Clothing
Food and Nutrition
815 V Food For the Family
This course includes the planning, preparing and serving of nutritious meals
for the family. Actual preparation of foods for breakfast, lunch and dinner
will be included. Consideration will be given to problems including the pur-
chasing of food, use, care, storage and arrangement of utensils and equip-
ment and management of time and energy.
816 V Advanced Foods
This course includes the more specialized preparation of food for family
meals such as meats, seafoods, poultry, vegetables, and desserts. Con-
sideration will be given to budgeting, marketing and storing foods as well
as table service for all occasions.
817 V Short Cuts in Meal Preparation
This course includes the preparation of well-balanced quick meals through
the use of mixes, packaged and frozen foods. Emphasis will be given to
the selection, use and care of small kitchen appliances.
818 V Preserving Foods for the Family
This course includes the freezing, canning, preserving and storing of foods
for the family. Consideration will be given to the selection, use and care
of equipment for freezing and canning. Effective ways to use frozen and
canned foods will be studied.
819 V Nutrition
This course includes a study of the elementary principles of nutrition,
the relation of food selection to health and development of ways to improve
poor dietary practices. Consideration will be given to the food needs of
senior citizens, young children, the convalescent, and the nutritional
needs of all members of the family. Attention is given to planning and
preparing family meals which may be easily adapted to the special needs of
Health, Home Safety, and Home Care of the Sick
825 V Home Care of the Sick
This course includes emphasis on family adjustments to illness in the home.
Some possible changes in home and family living which may need to be made
by individual members and the entire family when there is illness in the
home will be analyzed. Practical consideration will be given to such ad-
justments as delegating home responsibilities, revising family routines and
time schedules, learning basic skills in home nursing, planning family food
in relation to special food needs, and re-organizing financial plans to meet
030 V Home Decoration
This course includes a study of the ways in which attractive and livable
interiors can be planned in relation to individual and family housing
situations and incomes, choosing and combining line, color, design and
various materials, and wall, window and floor treatments as they relate to
other phases of decoration. Practical information concerning choice of
furnishings and equipment will be included. This course may include con-
struction of slip covers, draperies, curtains and bedspreads.
831 V Furniture Reupholstering
This course is designed to assist homemakers in the selection of appropriate
materials to use and provides actual experience in dismantling, reupholster-
ing and refinishing furniture for the home.
832 V Managing the Home
This course includes a study of management in the home as related to current
activities of individuals and families. Emphasis will be placed on methods
of care and upkeep of the home and its furnishings with the least expendi-
tures of time, energy and money.
833 V Housing for the Family
This course includes a study of the selection of a place for the family to
live including buying, building, or renting a house, apartment or other
dwelling. Special attention will be given to the provision offinformation
that will help individuals and families weigh values in making decisions.
Factors such as the following will be analyzed and developed; housing needs
of a family or individual, characteristics and plans for desirable housing,
including location, room layout, and site, meeting housing needs on a given
income, and legal information needed in planning for housing.
834 V Home Furnishings
This course includes a study of line, color and fabrics as they relate to
furniture and furniture coverings for family housing situations and income.
Practical information concerning choice of furnishings will be included.
This course may include construction of slip covers or bedspreads.
835 V Advanced Furniture Reupholstering
This course is planned for the advanced student. Using basic techniques of
reupholstering, the individual progresses to redesigning, rebuilding, and
reupholstering such projects as contour chairs, reclining chairs, and an-
tique, tufted, and channel back chairs.
Personal, Social and Family Relationships
840 V Family Economics
This course includes a consideration of personal and family resources to
secure the greatest benefit and satisfaction for individual and/or family
members. Specific topics to be included are sources of income, problems
of family finance, procedures and records in money management, and planning
for financial security.
841 V Family Relationships
This course includes emphasis on the needs and interest of various family
members ranging from youngest to oldest and on ways of adapting daily
activities and home facilities for greatest satisfaction of family members.
Opportunity for consideration of individual problems will be provided.
842 V Establishing a Home
This course is designed for the young homemaker and includes a study of the
individual adjustments necessary for the establishment of a home. Con-
sideration will be given to the basic skills and abilities necessary for
homemaking, factors to be considered in choosing a place to live as well as
goods and services used in the home, using money and other resources in
managing a home, the place of credit in family finance and community re-
sources available for homemakers.
843 V Family Consumer Buying
This course includes a study of the economic position of the individual
consumer and the family, agencies and organizations designed to render
assistance with buying problems, grading and standarization of food ma-
terials, fabrics, clothing and household equipment, informative labeling
and legislation effecting family buying.
850 V Child Day-Care Center Worker
Under the supervision of a professionally trained child development special-
ist helps children accept the day-care center and participate in activities
suited to their age group. Helps children remove outer garments and put
them in designated places. Supervises children in eating, resting, and
toileting. Supervises play activities and creative activities such as paint-
ing, clay molding, and puppet play. Helps children develop habits of caring
for own clothing, picking up and putting away toys and books. Helps keep
the day-care center clean and attractive. Practices accident prevention.
(Suggested hours of training 240.)
851 V Management Aide in Low-Rent Public Housing Projects
Assists the Housing Manager of the Local Housing Authority in orienting
residents in housing projects to living in a new environment and making
effective use of personal resources, and the facilities and services pro-
vided in the Project, and the Community, in achieving satisfying family
Explains Housing regulations to new tenants and demonstrates proper use and
care of all installed equipment; shows location of Project facilities such
as laundries and playgrounds; provides information to homemakers who need
assistance with sanitary housekeeping practices; purchase and preparation
of food, money management, work schedules, or care of children; provides
information to tenants on location and services available from community
agencies, such as health services and adult education or recreation centers;
keeps records and prepares reports to the Housing Manager. (Suggested hours
of training 360.)
852 V Visiting Homemaker
Assists in maintaining normal family life when the mother must be away or
the family is under the stress of an emergency. Carries out directions from
the Welfare or Health Agency which may be in charge. Helps maintain family
routines and activities. Helps children have a sense of security through
sympathetic understanding. Supervises the play and rest of children. Pre-
pares or assists family members in preparing simple, nutritious meals.
Helps do light laundry work and keeps house clean and orderly. (Suggested
hours of training 60-90 (100-180 in service).
853 V Supervised Food Service Worker
Works under supervision in the preparation and serving of food in institutions
such as hospitals, homes for the aged, nursing homes, children's homes and
day-care centers. Follows hygenic practices in preparing food for cooking,
during the cooking process, serving and storing; follows safety regulations
in use of all types of equipment and the handling of hot foods; uses the
basic skills required in preparation of standard large quantity recipes for
preparing vegetables, salads, and dressings, milk cookery, egg cookery,
soups, meat, fish and poultry, quick breads, sandwiches and desserts; serves
food at table or on trays according to situation; organizes work in relation
to work space and within time limitations. (Suggested hours of training -
854 V Personal Wardrobe Maintenance Specialist
Keeps employer's wardrobe in good condition by performing such tasks as re-
pairing, cleaning, and storing. Confers with employer to determine scope
of job; examines wardrobe to determine necessary care, repair, and upkeep.
Uses judgment and manipulative skill to perform and maintenance procedures
of mending, repair, and simple alterations; cleans, launders, and presses
garments; secures commercial services when needed; shops for accessories
upon request and does seasonal storage. (Suggested hours of training 180.)
855 V Companion to an Elderly Person
Serves as an aide to elderly or convalescent persons, either full-time or
part-time. Prepares and serves the person's food; answers the telephone;
helps with correspondence; assists with personal grooming; keeps surround-
ings tidy; helps to keep the person occupied by reading, conversing, and
playing games; accompanies the person to the doctor's office or elsewhere
to secure medical attention; shops and runs errands; and, on occasion, ac-
companies the person on walks, on visits to neighbors, to church or to the
movies. (Suggested hours of training 180.)
856 V Family Dinner Service Specialist
Prepares and serves dinners for employed homemakers, retired persons, or
families desiring such service. Comes into the home at an agreed upon
time, daily or on request, and has dinner ready to serve at a specified
hour. Plans menus within the designated cost limit, to meet the require-
ments of the family; does the food shopping if this is included as part of
the work assignment; organizes work to have dinner ready to serve at the
designated hour; uses the basic skills required in preparation of standard
recipes for vegetables, salads and dressings, milk cookery, egg cookery,
soups, meat, fish and poultry, quick breads and simple desserts; sets table
and serves food attractively; observes health rules in handling food;
follows sanitary practices in storing food, washing dishes and cleaning up
kitchen. (Suggested hours of training 420.)
857 V Homemaker's Assistant
Works under the direction of the homemaker. Performs basic housekeeping
duties of cleaning all rooms through use and care of manual and electrical
equipment, and appropriate use of cleaning materials. Does simple launder-
ing; prepares and serves family meals; takes care of children during mother's
absence; takes telephone messages and meets people at the door; and meets
ordinary emergencies which may arise during homemaker's absence. (Suggested
hours of training 300.)
858 V Alterations
This course prepares the worker to alter and repair ready-to-wear garments
for customers of retail shops or in their own homes as a private business.
It involves an understanding of fabric handling, clothing construction,
pressing, and training in fitting techniques. The approach of the course
is based on the assumption that a successful alterationist must have a
thorough understanding of garment construction in order to complete the
necessary fitting changes.
SCHOOL FOOD SERVICE
890 V Foundations of Quantity Food Preparation and Service
This course is designed to assist employees in finding and solving problems
of quantity food service. It includes characteristics of a good food service,
and its place in the total education program with comprehensive overview of
the principles of menu planning, purchasing, food preparation and service,
equipment use and care, sanitation and safety, personal cleanliness and
grooming, the value of a good working relationship within the organization
and with the school community. Emphasis is placed upon the need for greater
knowledge in operating school food services, to insure maximum benefits to
the children and the need for continuous training.(60 hours)
891 V Basic Principles of Nutrition
This course includes a study of the basic principles of good nutrition and
the relation of food selection to health. The aim is to interpret nutrition
in terms of its practical application in the planning, preparing and serving
of meals and relating these meals to the other food for the week. It also
aims to develop an understanding of daily dietary allowances for various age
groups and the responsibility for providing these. It includes information
on foods with maximum nutritive value and how to purchase, store and prepare
them in order to retain these values to the maximum. (60 hours)
892 V Quantity Cookery
This course is designed to improve quality and quantity of food served. It
includes principles and techniques of quantity food production. Actual
preparation of foods in quantity provides on-the-job experiences using princi-
ples and techniques learned. Trainees learn proper use and care of equip-
ment, use of available serving tools to assure adequate portions, and gain
experience in calculating and recording quantities of food used, adjusting
and standardizing recipes for numbers to be served. (60 hours)
893 V Equipment Use and Care
This course is designed to enable employees to use school lunchroom equip-
ment in the easiest, safest, and most effective way, to properly care for
equipment and to appreciate the value of good equipment as an aid in provid-
ing superior food. Participants learn simple repair techniques and pre-
ventive maintenance, cleaning methods and record keeping as it relates to
equipment. (30 to 60 hours)
894 V Organization and Management
This course is designed to teach managers the fundamentals of organization
(i.e., the characteristics of desirable organization, development of a
functional organizational plan, establishment of a line of responsibility
and authority, the various environmental factors which influence the organi-
zation, and the measures of successful organization and management).
The work plan, the relation of personnel to the organization, the difference
in laws, regulations and policies, where responsibility lies in carrying
them out, and the relationship of records to management control are all
handled in detail, (60 hours)
895 V Accounting and Reporting (Record Keeping)
This course is designed to teach food service managers and accountants the
principles involved in recording and reporting the activities of any
quantity food service business. It includes a study of what constitutes a
sound record keeping and reporting system, and provides daily practice in
maintaining adequate records and reporting information clearly and accurately.
896 V Purchasing
This course is designed to give the student an understanding of the general
principles of purchasing, knowledge of the different grades of food, how
these grades are determined and their importance in specifying quality and
controlling costs. Also included is the study of marketing functions, laws,
regulations, purchasing procedures and necessary purchasing records.
899 V igh School Credit
This credit course is to be comprehensive in scope and must include at
least four of the areas of instruction in home economics education. Pro-
posed Standards for Accreditation of Adult High Schools, Section V, D,
states, "The level of accomplishment required for the granting of credit
shall be at least as high as that customarily required by accredited regular
high schools for youth; however, the emphasis placed upop time spent in
class in the case of youth may be waived in the case of adults, so long as
objective evidence of equivalent, or higher, subject matter attainment is
required of the adult."
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL INDUSTRIAL EDUCATION
OFFERINGS IN VOCATIONAL INDUSTRIAL EDUCATION
901 V Air Conditioning, Refrigeration, and Heating Mechanics
Training in the installation, inspection, and repair of heating and cooling
units for commercial and residential building, motor vehicles, aircraft, and
902 V Appliance Service
Training in the repair and maintenance of electrical and gas appliances.
903 V Automotive Body Repair and Refinishing
Training in the repair and replacement of damaged automobile body parts,
including the removal of dents, glass installation, body painting and re-
finishing, and upholstery.
904 V Automotive Mechanics
Training in the repair of passenger automobiles and light delivery trucks,
including engines, transmissions, clutches, carburetors, ignition systems,
chassis, bodies, and power operated equipment.
905 V Aviation Mechanics (Power and Frame)
Training in the skills necessary for inspection, overhaul, and maintenance
of Air Frames and Power Plants including woodwork, fabric work, finishing,
assembly, rigging, instruments, radio, ignition, carburetion, heating and
pressurization, sheet metal, welding, propellors, and systems pertaining
to hydraulics, electricity, fuel, oil, de-icing, oxygen, fire-fighting, and
908 V Barbering
Training in cutting hair, shaving, facial massage, dandruff cure, and tonic
and lotion application.
909 V Blacksmithing, Forging, and Ornamental Ironwork
Training in the forging of metal articles and'parts for building, repairing,
or manufacturing equipment.
910 V Blueprint Reading and Estimation
Training in the reading and interpretation of blueprints and architectural
drawings, and from such designs computes labor, material and equipment costs
for construction work.
911 V Boatbuilding (Wood and Fabricated)
Training in the commercial construction and repair of small boats, floats,
pontoons, and motorboats.
912 V Boilermaking
Training in the machine and hand operations necessary to fabricate and
assemble boilers, tanks, vats, and other vessels of heavy steel plates and
in the repair of hulls, bulkheads, and deck plates of metal ships and other
heavy plate equipment.
913 V Brick and Blocklaying
Training in laying brick, terra cotta, hollow tile, stone, and similar build-
ing blocks in the construction of walls, partitions, arches, fireplaces,
chimneys, smokestacks, and other structures.
914 V Business Machine Mechanics
Training in the inspection, adjustment, repair, cleaning, and servicing of
office machines including adding machines, calculators, tabulators, bookkeep-
ing machines, duplicators, typewriters, and cash registers.
915 V Cabinet Making, Millwork, and Furniture Making
Training in hand carpentry necessary to cut, shape, and assemble furniture,
fixtures, cabinets, door and window frames, and finished interior woodwork.
916 V Carpentry
Training in general carpentry work involved in erection of wooden building
frames, installation of exterior and interior trim, floorlaying, form build-
ing, scaffold construction, stairbuilding, and other similar types of wood-
917 V Cement Finishing
Training in surfacing specified textures on cement floors, walls, and other
918 V Commercial and Advertising Art
Training in the creation of figures to illustrate advertising copy, books,
and magazines, plus design of posters, signboards, billboards, and show cards.
919 V Cooking and Baking Commercial
Training in the preparation, seasoning, and cooking of soups, meats, vege-
tables, desserts, and other foodstuffs, plus baking bread, cakes, cookies,
pastries, and pies.
920 V Cosmetology
Training in all of the services available to patrons of beauty parlors,
including hair cutting, shampooing, dyeing, tinting, and styling, manicur-
ing and pedicuring, scalp treatment and facial makeup and massage.
921 V Custodial Service and Building Maintenance
Training in the upkeep of commercial and public buildings.
922 V Dental Assisting
Training in the preparation of patients for dental examinations, treatment,
or surgery and in appointment making, record keeping, sterilizing instru-
ments, and the other duties assigned by dentists.
923 V Dental Mechanics
Training in the preparation of metal, vulcanite, or other composition plates
from wax impressions, and the construction of metal clamps, inlays, and
bridgework from dentists' specifications.
924 V Diesel Mechanics
Training in the maintenance and repair of diesel engines used on trucks,
railroads, boats, and large construction machinery and in power plants.
925 V Drafting
Training in the preparation of clear, complete and accurate working plans
and detail drawings from rough or detailed sketches or notes for engineering
or manufacturing purposes according to specified dimensions.
926 V Dry Cleaning and Laundering
Training in the operation of dry cleaning and laundering machines, hand
spot cleaning, pressing, ironing, garment sorting, and dyeing, where a
knowledge of cleaning processes, fabrics, and colors is required to de-
termine proper procedures.
927 V Plectricity Industrial
Training in the installation, repair, and maintenance of electrically con-
trolled and operated machinery and equipment used in industry.
928 V Electric Line Service and Repair
Training in the repair and replacement of defective power and communication
lines and auxiliary equipment, including replacement of defective poles,
installation of transformers, and inspection of insulators.
929 V Electric Motor and Generator Mechanics
Training in repair of electronic motors, generators, and accessory equip-
ment such as starting devices and switches; in winding armatures and field
coils; and in testing and installing repaired motors and transformers.
930 V Electric Wiring
Training in the installation of wiring systems and lighting fixtures, in
buildings, including laying conduit, installation of switch panels, pulling
wire, splicing, testing circuits, line construction and performing other
duties and jobs required of an electrician.
931 V Electronic Mechanics and Assembly
Training in the assembly testing and repair of special electronic equipment.
932 V Electronics Industrial
Training in the installation, maintenance, and repair of electronically
controlled and operated distribution systems used in industry and commercial
933 V Engraving
Training in cutting letters or designs on copper, zinic or steel plates or
linQleum pads, and on wood blocks for use in the printing and textile indus-
934 V Fire Fighting
Training in use of fire-fighting apparatus and fire-prevention equipment and
in the inspection of such equipment to determine its operating condition.
935 V Fishing Commercial
Training in catching fish and seafoods for commercial purposes, including
use of fishing boats, use of gear, navigation, and cleaning and shipping of
936 V Foundry Work and Molding
Training in preparing molds, pouring metal, finishing castings, operating
centrifugal casting machines, and relining melting furnaces.
937 V Garment Making Commercial
Training in the design, pattern cutting and making of any kind of clothing.
938 V Gasoline Engine Mechanics
Training in the inspection and repair of the mechanical equipment of gaso-
line-powered engines (other than automobile and truck), including motor
testing, carburetor adjusting, fuel line cleaning, generator adjusting,
valve replacing and grinding, piston ring installing, and replacing broken
or damaged parts.
939 V Gas Service Installation and Repair
Training in the installation and repair of gas service systems and related
equipment, including natural, butadiene, butane, ethylene, and propane
940 V Glass Making
Training in glass blowing, bending, shaping, cutting and molding glass.
941 V Glazing
Training in cutting, fitting, and fastening techniques required in the
installation of glass and other glazed structural materials in decorative
building fronts, walks, ceilings, doors, windows, and furniture.
?42 V Gunsmithing
Training in the repair, design, altering, and making of guns.
943 V Hospital Ward Clerk
Training in assembling and filing patient charts, recordkeeping, answering
telephone, giving information, and doing paper work formerly done by nurses
in a hospital ward or on a floor.
944 V Hydraulic Mechanics
Training in the testing and adjusting of hydraulic systems including diagnos-
ing faulty operation of systems, and the replacing and adjusting of defective
945 V Industrial Safety
Instruction in the methods for preventing accidents or reducing their
frequency in industrial plants through examination of plans and specifi-
cations for new machinery and equipment to ascertain if all safety pre-
cautions have been included. Includes the inspection of machinery and
equipment and installation designs.
946 V Industrial Supervision and Foremanship
Training in the supervision of workers by studying and interpreting blue-
prints, sketches, and written or verbal orders, determining procedure of
work, assigning duties, and inspecting work for quality and quantity pro-
duction; timekeeping, production recordkeeping, and other recordkeeping;
employing, training, and discharging workers; and setting up and inspecting
equipment prior to regular operation and other areas necessary for suc-
947 V Instrument Repair
Training in the installation, repair, and adjustment of recording, regulat-
ing, and control instruments such as pressure, flow, and combustion meters
948 V Iron Work
Training in raising and placing fabricated structural steel members such as
girders, plates, and columns and uniting them permanently to form a com-
pleted framework of a structure.
949 V Jewelry Making
Training in the commercial making and repairing of articles of jewelry
such as rings, pins, lockets, and articles of silverware, including engraving.
950 V Landscaping and Industrial Nursery Work
Training in planting and supervising the work of cultivating trees, plants,
or flowers for non-farm commercial or ornamental uses, including industrial
landscape design and plantings.
951 v lathing
Training in installation of furring strips and metal and wood lath to provide
supporting base for plaster or fireproofing material.
952 V Law Enforcement
Training in the various phases of law enforcement such as weaponless defense,
small arms use, chemical tests for intoxication, police administration and
supervision, criminology, and crime prevention.
953 V Lithography
Training in the transfer of images from photographic negatives to zinc plates
for printing by lithographic processes.
954 V Machinery Repair
Training in the repair of all types of industrial and specialized power
955 V Machine Shop Work
Training in the construction and repair of all kinds of metal parts, tools,
and machines, and in the operation of all machine tools, including laths,
milling machines, planers, shapers, and drill presses.
956 V Massage
Training in the methods of improving circulation, soothing or stimulation of
the nerves, facilitating the elimination of waste matter, breaking down of
adhesions, reducing swellings of the soft parts of the body, or stretching
contracted tendons, including the use of oils and other lubricants, hot
baths, heat treatments, and ultraviolet or infrared ray treatments.
957 V Meat Cutting
Training in the displaying and selling of meat and fish and in cutting meat
to size desired for display or as desired by customers.
958 V Medical Assisting (Laboratory or Office)
Training in the preparation of patients for medical examination and in simple
laboratory testing and analyzing. May also include recordkeeping, appoint-
ment making, and other duties assigned by doctors.
959 V Millwrighting
Training in changing lay-out and setting-up machines and mechanical equip-
ment in a plant or mill where machinery is usually of the heavy type, and
in keeping machinery in efficient operating condition.
960 V Medical Library Assisting
Training in assisting hospital medical record librarians with some of the
technical medical record work requiring less responsibility, including
admitting procedures, discharge procedures and secretarial practice.
961 V Navigation
Training in the methods of locating position and directing course of all
types of craft, including establishment of position by use of navigation
instruments and charts, celestial observation, or dead reckoning; determin-
ing deviations from course required by weather conditions; and utilizing
aids, such as radio beams and beacons.
962 V Operating Engineering
Training in the maintenance and operation of selected power construction
equipment ranging from air compressors to steam shovels.
963 V Optometric Assisting
Training in assisting an optometrist, including cutting and edging lenses,
putting lenses into frames and fitting and adjusting them. Also includes
training in use of eye exercise prescribed by the optometrist, as well as
office duties as receptionist, bookkeeper and typist.
964 V Optical Mechanics and Dispensing Optician
Training in the making of eyeglass lenses to prescriptions of oculist and
assembling lenses in frames.
965 V Painting and Decorating
Training in the application of paint to house exteriors, sheds, and other
structures and painting and decorating interiors of buildings, mixing paints
and color matching, scaffold erection, brush and spray gun cleaning, and
966 V Nursing Aide
Training in the performance of selective tasks under the supervision of a
professional nurse, which involve personal care and comfort measures for
patients in hospitals or nursing homes.
967 V Patternmaking
Training in making patterns used for making sand molds into which molten
metal is poured to form castings.
968 V Photocopying and Blueprinting
Training in making and filing blueprints, vandyke and ozalid prints, and
photostats including operation of the machine that automatically exposes,
develops, washes, and dries blueprints and photostats.
969 V Photo Engraving
Training in the preparation of copper and zinc plates used in printing,
including half-tone production work.
970 V Photography and Photo-finishing
Training in the making of photographic negatives from which prints can be
developed, using studio-type and other cameras and training in the washing,
drying, trimming, mounting photographic prints, retouching prints and
covering imperfections, and in surface finishing of prints.
971 V Plastering
Training in the application of plaster to walls and ceilings, moldings and
installing ornamental plaster panels and trim, and casting (runs) ornamental
plaster cornices and moldings.
972 V Plumbing and Pipe Fitting
Training in the assembly and installation of air, gas, water, and waste-
disposal systems, including the cutting, reaming, and threading of pipe,
calking and wiping joints, and the installation of gas, water and sanitary
fixtures and equipment with their supports, hangers, or foundations.
973 V Power Machine Operation
Training in the operation of a power driven machine used to punch, trim,
forge, cut, or perform other shaping or fabricating operations.
974 V Practical Nursing
This course is offered as a full-time day preparatory course leading to eli-
gibility to take the state licensing examination, or as an extension course
to extend the knowledge and improve the practice of the practical nurse
licensed by waiver. The course includes the study and application of basic
principles of nursing care of the sick and injured. It prepares individuals
to work under the direction of a physician or a registered nurse to give
safe, intelligent and competent bedside care to selected patients and to
assist the registered nurse with the care of the more seriously ill.
975 V Printing
Training in the duties concerned with hand and machine setting of type,
assembling type and cuts in chases, and related duties prior to the actual
printing operations. May include also training in composition, linotype
operation, make-up, overlay cutting, teletype operation, plate making,
type casting machine operation, and monotype keyboard operation.
976 V Pulp and Paper work
Training in the processes used in making paper such as testing pulp for
moisture content, pressing water from laps or sheets of pulp, operating
pressing machines, coloring paper by dyeing, operating paper condition-
ing machine, etc.
977 V Radio Communications
Training in the receiving and sending of messages by radio, radiotelephone,
radiotelegraph, and other electronic transmission equipment.
978 V Radio and Television Service
Training in the installation, testing, adjusting, and repair of radio and
television sending and receiving equipment.
979 V Railroad Engine and Car Mechanics
Training in building, repairing, dismantling, painting, upholstering, and
inspecting passenger and freight cars, hand cars, and station trucks, re-
moving and replacing locomotive cabs, pilot, pilot beams, tender frames,
and trucks, planning mill, cabinet and bench carpentry work, pattern and
flaskmaking, and all carpentry work in shop and railroad yards.
980 V Railroad Engineering and Firing
Training in the operation of steam or diesel electric locomotives in-
cluding supervision of the activities of an engine crew.
981 V Railroad Telegraphy and Station Agency
Training in operating and supervising a local railroad station and its
personnel, including telegraph operation, clerical duties, recordkeeping,
and baggage scheduling.
982 V Railroad Train Work
Training in the duties of supervising and handling train movement on the
road other than actual operation.
983 V Related Trade and Industrial Technology
Related instruction in communications, economics, mathematics, and science,
with specific application to industrial processes and procedures.
984 V Roofing
Training in applying all types of finished roofs to buildings and other
985 V Sheet Metal Work
Training in fabricating, assembling, altering, repairing, and installing
sheet metal articles and equipment.
986 V Water and Sewage Plant Operation
Training in the various functions of water or sewage plant operation, in-
cluding pumping and filtering.
987 V Shoe Repair
Training in repairing shoes.
988 V Steam Fitting
Training in the installation of pipes and equipment that must withstand
high pressure for the distribution of steam.
989 V Surgical Technical Assisting
Training as an operating room scrub or circulating assistant, including pre-
paration, care, and maintenance of instruments, tools, materials, equipment
990 V Surveying
Training in the exact location and measurement of points, elevations, lines,
areas, and contours on the earth's surface for purposes of securing data for
construction, map making, deeds, or other records.
991 V Tailoring
Training in commercial tailoring of garments such as suits, topcoats, over-
coats, and dress clothes, or performing the more difficult hand and machine
sewing tasks involved in alterations.
992 V Telephone Installation and Repair Service
Training in testing, diagnosing, locating, and clearing trouble at manual
and dial telephone switchboards, and maintaining associated equipment such
as storage batteries and powerplants.
993 V Television Studio Production
Training in the nature of television, the various station operations, studio
procedures, production direction, basic and advanced; types of program
formats, television writing, acting techniques, television set and design
art work, lighting, music, costumes, make-up and production workshop.
994 V Welding
Training in fusing metal parts by means of oxyacetylene torch or electric
welding apparatus and welding rods to fabricate metal articles or to repair
damaged metal objects.
995 V Tile Setting
Training in applying tile to walls, floors, and ceilings according to speci-
996 V Tool and Die Making
Training in the construction, repair, and maintenance of machine shop tools,
jigs, fixtures, and equipment, calibrating them according to specifications,
and making dies used for forging, punching, stamping, and other metal-form-
997 V Upholstery
Training in installing, arranging, and securing springs, padding, and cover-
ing material such as cloth or leather to frames of overstuffed chairs,
davenports, and stationary seats, including automobile seats.
998 V Vehicle Driving Commercial
Training in safe and proper driving of commercial vehicles such as trucks,
buses, taxis, and ambulances.
999 V Watchmaking
Training in cleaning, adjusting, repairing, and oiling watches, clocks, and
other types of timing instruments.
OFFERINGS IN TECHNICAL EDUCATIOh
OFFERINGS IN TECHNICAL EDUCATION
010 V Aeronautical Technology
Instructional content includes specialization in aircraft or aircraft com-
ponents in areas such as design, testing, construction, and maintenance.
Courses may include specialization for research and development in aero-
nautical engineering technology, design technology, instrumentation tech-
nology, and maintenance technology.
011 V Air Conditioning, Refrigeration, and Heating Technology
Courses of instruction in the design, research, manufacture, construction,
installation, operation, and maintenance, of air conditioning, refriger-
ation, and heating equipment, with emphasis on the technical or theoretical
012 V Architectural Technology
Courses of instruction in preparing plans, designs, and specifications of
private residences, office buildings, factories and other structures. Such
instruction may include cost, materials, equipment, estimated building time,
and the preparation of both scale and full-sized drawings for use by con-
tractors and craftsmen.
013 V Automotive Technology
Course content centers about the design and supervision of automobile and
truck construction, including performance testing, experimental testing of
new developments, economy of operation, and cost analysis.
014 V Building and Contracting Technology
Instructional content includes the estimating, planning, erecting, and re-
pairing of structures such as buildings, bridges, waterworks, drainage
systems, and utility tunnels. Determining cost, interpreting specifications
and conducting routine test of materials.
015 V Chemical Technology
Courses are concerned with the application of chemistry and the various
branches of the technical sciences to the design, construction, operation,
and improvement of equipment for carrying out chemical processes on a com-
mercial scale, performing various routine tests such as filtration, ti-
tration, or precipitation, making laboratory test reports and furnishing
test data and checking analyses.
* Specific course offerings will be determined by occupational requirements as
identified from recommendations of school officials and technical advisory
016 V Civil Engineering Technology
Courses of instruction in carrying out engineering plans and supervising
layout and construction of streets and highways, including clearing of rights-
of-way, grading and sub-grade preparation, laying of the road surface, and
installation of curbing. The training program may also include instructional
application in a large variety of structures and facilities, dams, irrigation
projects, pipe lines, water and sewage systems, and waste disposal units.
017 V Communications Technology
Courses of instruction in the installation, testing, repairing, and oper-
ation of all types of transmitting and receiving equipment.
018 V Data Processing Technology
Instructional content is concerned with the use and operation of electronic
computing equipment. Implementation of designed programming, processing,
and interpretation of data.
019 V Dental Technology
Courses include instruction in the preparation of metal, vulcanite (hard
rubber), or other composition plates from wax impressions taken by dentists,
and the construction of metal clamps, inlays and bridgework according to
specifications and in developing X-ray pictures.
020 V Electrical Technology
Instructional content centers about the engineering design and supervision
in the construction and operation of power stations, transmission lines
and distribution systems, including layout planning for generating plants
and transmission lines. Attention is given to the preparation and drawing
of specifications for types of equipment and materials to be used. A
thorough foundation is provided in the principles of electricity and
electronics and in semi-conductors.
021 V Electronics Technology
Courses of instruction in engineering research, design, manufacture, and
operation of technical electronic equipment. Special skills are developed
in rapid diagnosis required for maintenance, repair, and adjustment of
complicated technical electronics equipment.
022 V Food Processing Technology
Instructional content centers about the investigation of activities of
bacteria and other micro-organisms in the manufacture, preservation, spoilage,
and deterioration of food other than milk products, including canned, frozen,
pickled, and preserved foodstuffs.
023 V Graphics Technology
This program prepares technicians to assume administrative and production
responsibilities in the printing industry. The printing administrative
technician is prepared to use the tools and instruments required for such
specific functions as estimating, cost control, production control, inventory
control, traffic control, and to apply basic principles of business adminis-
tration. The printing production technician is prepared to utilize a variety
of instruments required in determining and specifying quality control
standards, registering, humidity control and the maintenance of established
standards of production within the industry.
024 V Industrial Engineering Technology
This program is concerned with the preparation of technicians who assist
engineers in production departments of manufacturing plants. Courses in-
elude instruction in layout of machinery to determine flow of work, time
and motion studies, job evaluation, production cost records and control
systems, inventory systems, and training of production personnel.
025 V Industrial Management and Supervision
Courses designed to prepare technicians or other qualified personnel in
specialized areas of industrial personnel management and supervision.
026 V Instrumentation Technology
Instruction in the operation and maintenance of electrical, mechanical,
and thermal instruments and industrial control equipment, including the
installation, calibration, testing, inspection, and maintenance of various
instruments used in research, development, and manufacturing establishments.
027 V Mechanical Design Technology
Instructional activities includes courses to prepare individuals for work
in research and engineering activities or other job responsibilities that
require a broad understanding of engineering design. Such preparation
enables individuals to prepare for employment as draftsmen, tool designers,
research assistants, or engineering assistants.
The courses include, in addition to extensive drafting laboratory time,
such elements as physical metallurgy, materials and processes, heat treatment,
tool and machine design.
028 V Mechanical Production Technology
Courses include instruction to provide experiences with primary concen-
tration on manufacturing functions. Such educational activities prepare
individuals for occupations as production planner, expediter, or process
analyst. In addition to drafting, courses may include manufacturing
processes, mechanics and heat, time and motion study, electricity and hy-
draulics, production, and quality control, materials handling and plant
029 V Medical Technology
Courses of instruction in the performance of medical duties in a hospital
or medical laboratory, such as making laboratory tests of urine and blood,
identifying parasites and infections, and giving innoculations.
030 V Metallurgical Technology
Laboratory training in the analysis of metal samples to determine physical
properties. Instruction includes microscopic examination of metal and alloy
specimen, photographs, reports of specimen findings, and the use of photo-
microscopic, X-ray, gamma-ray and magnetic-flux equipment.
031 V Meteorological Technology
Instructional content covers subjects dealing with weather conditions and
the prediction of weather changes. Courses include laboratory instruction
in preparing weather maps, interpreting instrument readings, maintenance of
equipment, and preparation of appropriate reports.
032 V Optical Technology
Courses in instruction in the manufacture, assembly, inspection, and repair
of optical instruments.
033 V Safety Engineering Technology
Instruction in industrial facility and design promoting safety features
and precautions. Training includes various safety policies, features, and
practices, in industrial establishments as well as responsibilities for
worker education programs in promoting safe working conditions.
034 V Technical Illustration
This instructional program includes courses in drafting, basic design, blue-
print reading, and phases of commercial art applicable to the preparation of
technical reports, manuals, and illustrations. Considerable skill is de-
veloped in perspective relationship of detail parts to main parts, preparing
preliminary and complete drawings, as well as exploded views. Instruction
includes rendering of various views with appropriate shading and coloring
details to illustrate prototype devices, parts, assemblies, or assembled
035 V Technical Mathematics
The courses making up the curriculum for Mathematics Aide emphasize the
principles of physical science and applied and theoretical mathematics.
This develops capabilities as analyst and research assistant as well as
providing a strong foundation in new and changing employment areas of
industrial design and production.
036 V Technical Writing (Publications Technology)
Courses in instruction in technical writing, industrial publications
functions and the fundamentals of applied sciences with emphasis on
electricity and electronics. Considerable emphasis is placed on the pre-
paration of service manuals, operation manuals and similar types of litera-
ture to conform to accepted standards of industrial communication and mili-
tary specifications for technical publications. Curriculum includes ad-
ditional courses in applied mathematics, applied physics and chemistry,
manufacturing processes and applied business practices.
037 V Television Production Technology
Courses of instruction in electronic and television theory, station organi-
zation and duties of personnel, the camera and component parts, audio and
video controls, test equipment, lighting and operational positions, power
supply and control, picture analysis and control room operation.
038 V X-ray Technology
Courses of instruction in the operation of X-ray equipment and the develop-
ment of films.
039 V Micraminiaturization Technology
Courses in design, manufacture and assembly of micro-components as required
for instrumentation and missile control. Special skills and knowledge are
developed in ultra precision machining, measurement and inspection, instal-
lation and assembly, repairing and servicing of parts, sub-assemblies, and
assemblies of highly intricate electro-mechanical units required in such
mechanisms as gyroscopes. The curriculum includes additional courses in
applied mathematics, applied physics, basic statistics and quality control
and cost control.
040 V Drafting and Design Technology
Courses of instruction leading to an understanding of the fundamentals of
engineering and a skill in drafting which includes design applications in
mechanical devices, electronic circuitry, cartography and architectural
areas. Instruction includes technical illustration, drafting from specifi-
cations, and sketching proposals for design use.
IN=EX OF TITLES
INDEX OF TITLES
Accounting and Reporting
Advanced Clothing Construction
Advanced Furniture Reupholstering
Advanced Secretarial Practice
Air Conditioning, Refrigeration, and Heating Mechanics
Air Conditioning, Refrigeration, and Heating Technology
American Constitution and Government
Americanism vs. Communism
Applied General Mathematics
Applied Marketing Economics
Applied Sales Psychology
Astronomy for Layman
Automotive Body Repair and Refinishing
Aviation Mechanics (Power and Frame)
Basic Clothing Construction
Basic Principles of Nutrition
Blacksmlthing, Forging, and Ornamental Ironwork
Blueprint Reading and Estimation
Boatbuilding (Wood and Fabricated)
913 V Brick and Blocklaying 37
014 V Building and Contracting Technology 48
914 V Business Machine Mechanics 37
128 V Business English 16
715 V Business Law 16
510 V Business Management 19
283 V Business Mathematics 16
915 V Cabinet Making, Millwork, and Furniture Making 37
297 A-C Calculus 3
916 V Carpentry 37
554 V Cashering for Salespeople 22
917 V Cement Finishing 37
015 V Chemical Technology 48
316 A-C Chemistry 4
850 V Child Day-Care Center Worker 31
809 V Children's Clothing 28
470 A Citizenship (Civic) Education 6
471 A Citizenship Education for Foreign Born 6
413 A-C Civics 6
016 V Civil Engineering Technology 49
918 V Commercial and Advertising Art 37
017 V Communication Technology 49
900 A Community Emergency Preparedness 9
855 V Companion to an Elderly Person 33
463 A-C Consumer Education 6
919 V Cooking and Baking Commercial 38
750 V Cooperatives, Buying and Selling 13
920 V Cosmetology 38
167 A Creative Writing 9
530 V Credit Management 20
474 A Current Affairs Education 6
921 V Custodial Service and Building Maintenance 38
018 V Data Processing Technology 49
922 V Dental Assisting 38
923 V Dental Mechanics 38
019 V Dental Technology 49
924 V Diesel Mechanics 38
621 V Display 26
925 V Drafting 38
040 V Drafting and Design Technology 53
926 V Dry Cleaning and Laundering 38
473 A-C Economics 7
901 A Education for Aging 9
902 A Education for Parenthood 9
928 V Electric Line Service and Repair 39
929 V Electric Motor and Generator Mechanics 39
930 V Electric Wiring 39
020 V Electrical Technology 49
927 V Electricity Industrial 39
932 V Electronics Industrial 39
931 V Electronic Mechanics and Assembly 39
021 V Electronics Technology 49
099 A Elementary Education 1
114 A-C English 1
117 A English for Foreign Born 1
933 V Engraving 39
893 V Equipment Use and Care 34
842 V Establishing a Home 31
511 V Establishing and Operating a New Business 19
283 A Everyday Business Mathematics 3
606 V Executive Housekeeping 25
622 V Export and Import Practices 26
843 V Family Consumer Buying 31
856 V Family Dinner Service Specialist 33
840 V Family Economics 31
841 V Family Relationships 31
758 V Farm and Home Improvements, Including Landscaping 14
764 V Farm Forestry 15
751 V Farm Management 13
753 V Farm Mechanization, Including Farm Shop and Machinery 13
762 V Farm Record Keeping 15
733 V Filing 18
934 V Fire Fighting 39
935 V Fishing Commercial 40
561 V Floral Design and Sales 22
456 A-C Florida Government 7
497 A-C Florida History 7
815 V Food for the Family 28
022 V Food Processing Technology 50
515 V Food Service Management 19
Foreign Languages 1
890 V Foundations of Quantity Food Preparation and Service 34
936 V Foundry Work and Molding 40
831 V Furniture Reupholstering 30
937 V Garment Making Commercial 40
939 V Gas Service Installation and Repair 40
938 V Gasoline Engine Mechanics 40
713 A-C General Business 10
904 A General Education 1
213 A-C General Mathematics 3
344 A-C General Science 4
445 A-C Geography 7
940 V Glass Making 40
941 V Glazing 40
023 V Graphics Technology 50
942 V Gunsmithing 40
393 A-C Health Education 10
899 V High School Credit 35
906 A High School Review 10
412 A-C History 7
825 V Home Care of the Sick 29
830 V Home Decoration 30
834 V Home Furnishing 30
8 V Homemaker's Assistant 33
943 V Hospital Ward Clerk 40
601 V Hostess Training 24
604 V Hotel-Motel, Auditing and Posting Machine 25
607 V Hotel Housekeeping 25
603 V Hotel-Motel Cashiering 25
602 V Hotel-Motel Front Office Procedures 25
514 V Hotel-Motel Management 19
605 V Hotel-Motel PBX Operator 25
562 V Household Appliance Merchandising 22
SV Housing for the Family 30
363 A-C Human Anatomy and Physiology 4
944 V Hydraulic Mechanics 41
623 V Income Tax Problems for Business 26
800 V Infant Care 27
Industrial Arts 10
024 V Industrial Engineering Technology 50
025 V Industrial Management and Supervision 50
945 V Industrial Safety 41
946 V Industrial Supervision and Foremanship 41
947 V Instrument Repair 41
026 V Instrumentation Technology 50
582 V Insurance Rating 23
516 V Insurance Sales and Agency Management 20
581 V Insurance Sales Training 23
565 V Interior Decorating for Retail Sales 22
811 V Intermediate Clothing Construction 28
499 A-C Introduction to Philosophy 7
948 V Iron Work 41
949 V Jewelry Making 41
950 V Landscaping and Industrial Nursery Work 41
951 V Lathing 42
952 V Law Enforcement 42
459 A Law for the Laymen 11
903 A Leadership Training 11
725 V Legal Secretarial Practice 17
193 A Library Science ii
097 A Literacy Education 1
148 A-C Literature 2
953 V Lithography 42
761 V Live-At-Home Programs 14
955 V Machine Shop Work 42
954 V Machinery Repair 42
851 V Management Aide in Low-Rent Public Housing Projects 32
832 V Managing the Home 30
531 V Marketing Executive Development 20
956 V Massage 42
957 V Meat Cutting 42
027 V Mechanical Design Technology 50
028 V Mechanical Production Technology 51
958 V Medical Assisting (Laboratory or Office) 42
960 V Medical Library Assisting 43
726 V Medical Secretarial Practice 17
029 V Medical Technology 51
534 V Merchandising and Buying 21
030 V Metallurgical Technology 51
343 A Meteoroloy for the Layman 4
031 V Meteorological Technology 51
039 V Microminiaturization Technology 52
959 V Millwrighting 43
243 A Modern Mathematics for Parents 3
348 A Modern Science 4
961 V Navigation 43
571 V Negotiable Instruments 23
735 A Notetaking 11
966 V Nursing Aide 43
819 V Nutrition 29
718 V Office Machines 17
716 V Office Practice 16
962 V Operating Engineering 43
964 V Optical Mechanics and Dispensing Optician 43
032 V Optical Technology 51
963 V Optometric Assisting 43
894 V Organization and Management 34
965 V Painting and Decorating 43
967 V Patternmaking 44
854 V Personal Wardrobe Maintenance Specialist 32
969 V Photo Engraving 44
968 V Photocopying and Blueprinting 44
970 V Photography and Photo-finishing 44
345 A-C Physical Science 5
318 A-C Physics 5
218 A-C Plane Geometry 3
971 V Plastering 44
972 V Plumbing and Pipe Fitting 44
457 A-C Political Science 7
973 V Power Machine Operation 44
974 V Practical Nursing 44
818 V Preserving Foods for the Family 29
580 V Principles and Practices of Insurance 23
550 V Principles of Retailing 21
975 V Printing 45
755 V Problems in Dairy Production and Marketing 13
752 V Problems in Field Crops Production and Marketing 13
756 V Problems in Livestock Production and Marketing 14
754 V Problems in Poultry Production and Marketing 13
760 V Problems in Production and Marketing of Fruits and Nuts 14
759 V Problems in Truck Crop Production and Marketing 14
418 A-C Problems of Democracy 7
763 V Production and Marketing of Ferns, Bulbs, and Flowers 15
757 V Production and Marketing of Ornamental Plants 14
427 A-C Psychology 8
976 V Pulp and Paper Work 45
896 V Purchasing 35
892 V Quantity Cookery 34
978 V Radio and Television Service 45
977 V Radio Communications 45
979 V Railroad Engine and Car Mechanics 45
980 V Railroad Engineering and Firing 45
981 V Railroad Station Agency and Telegraphy 45
982 V Railroad Train Work 45
143 A Reading 12
593 V Real Estate Appraisals 24
594 V Real Estate Finance 24
591 V Real Estate Law Instruments and Documents 24
590 V Real Estate License 24
592 V Real Estate Sales Promotion 24
983 V Related Trade and Industrial Technology 46
532 V Retailer-Consumer Problems 20
984 V Roofing 46
563 V Route Selling 22
577 A Safety Education 12
033 V Safety Engineering Technology 51
533 V Sales Analysis and Financing 20
553 V Sales Promotion 21
572 V Savings and Loan Principles 23
810 V Selection and Care of Clothes for the Family 28
564 V Securities Sales Training 22
513 V Service Station Management 19
985 V Sheet Metal Work 46
987 V Shoe Repair 46
817 V Short Cuts in Meal Preparation 29
707 V Shorthand and Transcription 16
735 V Shorthand Recording Machines 18
425 A-C Sociology 8
765 V Soil and Water Management 15
263 A-C Solid Geometry 3
374 A Space Biology for Layman 5
173 A-C Speech 2
988 V Steam Fitting 46
853 V Supervised Food Service Worker 32
Y39 V Supervisory Training for Business 18
535 V Supervisory Training for Distributive Workers 21
989 V Surgical Technical Assisting 46
990 V Surveying 46
991 V Tailoring 46
034 V Technical Illustration 51
035 V Technical Mathematics 52
036 V Technical Writing (Publications Technology) 52
551 V Techniques of Selling 21
992 V Telephone Installation and Repair Service 47
037 V Television Production Technology 52
993 V Television Studio Production 47
802 V The Older Child and Adolescent 27
801 V The Young Child 27
995 V Tile Setting 47
996 V Tool and Die Making 47
624 V Traffic Management and Rates 26
625 V Travel Agency and Ticketing Procedures 26
219 A-C Trigonometry 3
703 A-C Typewriting Non-vocational 12
997 V Upholstery 47
998 V Vehicle Driving Commercial 47
852 V Visiting Homemaker 32
708 V Vocational Bookkeeping 16
704 V Vocational Typewriting 16
600 V Waiter-Waitress Training 24
517 V Warehouse Management 20
999 V Watchmaking 47
986 V Water and Sewage Plant Operation 46
994 V Welding 47
766 V Wildlife and Game Management 15
414 A-C World History 8
038 V X-ray Technology 52