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658  Index Term--Curriculum Objective (R)

Input Standards

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Subfields (R=Repeatable  NR=Nonrepeatable) Input Standards
ǂa Main curriculum objective (NR) Mandatory/Mandatory
ǂb Subordinate curriculum objective (R) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂc Curriculum code (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂd Correlation factor (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂ2 Source of term or code (NR) Mandatory/Mandatory
ǂ8 Field link and sequence number (R) Optional/Optional

Definition

An index term denoting curriculum or course-of-study objectives applicable to the contents of the described materials. Use for correlation factors indicating the degree to which the materials meet an objective. Use codes assigned to specific objectives in published lists.

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Subfields

 
ǂa Main curriculum objective

The term denoting the main curriculum or course-of-study objective.

658     Reading objective 1 (fictional) ǂb understanding language, elements of plots, themes, motives, characters, setting by responding to the multiple-meaning word ǂc NRPO2-1991 ǂd highly correlated. ǂ2 ohco
ǂb Subordinate curriculum objective

A curriculum objective that is subordinate to the main objective recorded in subfield ǂa. Use subfield ǂb to record objectives which are more specific or facets of the main objective. Repeat subfield ǂb to isolate facets.

658     Drug abuse awareness ǂb peer pressure ǂb understanding the law. ǂ2 local
ǂc Curriculum code

A code representation of the curriculum objective recorded in subfield ǂa and, if applicable, subfield ǂb. Enter subfield ǂc after the last part of the curriculum objective, i.e., subfield ǂa or subfield ǂb, if present.

658     Health objective 1 ǂb handicapped awareness ǂc NHPO1-1991 ǂd highly correlated. ǂ2 ohco
ǂd Correlation factor

A statement that identifies the degree to which the described materials correlate to the curriculum objective recorded in the field. The most common correlation factors recorded in subfield ǂd are slightly correlated, moderately correlated, and highly correlated.

658     Math manipulatives ǂb fractions, decimals, percents, whole numbers, integers ǂc NRPO2-1991 ǂd slightly correlated. ǂ2 ohco
ǂ2 Source of term or code

A MARC code that identifies the source list from which the index term or code was assigned. See Curriculum Objective Term and Code Source Codes (http://www.loc.gov/standards/sourcelist/curriculum-objective.html).

658     Reading objective 1 ǂb identify, locate, and use information ǂc NRPO1-1991. ǂ2 accssd
ǂ8 Field link and sequence number

For information about subfield ǂ8, see Control Subfields.

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