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ERIC Number: ED012768
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965-Aug
Pages: 33
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Reference Count: 0
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MECHANICAL POWER TRANSFER SYSTEMS. AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY-SERVICE OCCUPATIONS, MODULE NUMBER 8.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center for Vocational and Technical Education.
ONE OF A SERIES DESIGNED TO HELP TEACHERS PREPARE POSTSECONDARY-LEVEL STUDENTS FOR THE AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY SERVICE OCCUPATIONS AS PARTS MEN, MECHANICS, MECHANIC'S HELPERS, AND SERVICE SUPERVISORS, THIS GUIDE AIMS TO DEVELOP STUDENT COMPETENCY IN UNDERSTANDING AND APPLYING THE PRINCIPLES OF MECHANICAL POWER TRANSMISSION IN AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY. IT WAS DEVELOPED BY A NATIONAL TASK FORCE ON THE BASIS OF RESEARCH FROM STATE STUDIES. SUGGESTIONS FOR INTRODUCING THE MODULE ARE GIVEN. UNIT AREAS INCLUDE--(1) CLUTCHES, (2) TRANSMISSIONS, (3) DIFFERENTIALS AND FINAL DRIVES, (4) STEERING AND BRAKES, (5) PULLEYS AND BELTS, (6) SPROCKETS AND CHAINS, (7) GEARS, AND (8) BEARINGS. EACH UNIT INCLUDES SUGGESTED SUBJECT-MATTER CONTENT, TEACHING-LEARNING ACTIVITIES, INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS, AND REFERENCES. SUGGESTIONS FOR EVALUATING EDUCATIONAL OUTCOMES ARE INCLUDED. SUGGESTED TIME ALLOTMENT IS 24 HOURS OF CLASS INSTRUCTION AND 36 HOURS OF LABORATORY EXPERIENCE. TEACHERS SHOULD HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY. STUDENTS SHOULD HAVE MECHANICAL APTITUDE AND AN OCCUPATIONAL GOAL IN AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY. THIS DOCUMENT IS ALSO AVAILABLE FOR A LIMITED PERIOD AS PART OF A SET (VT 000 488 THROUGH VT 000 504) FROM THE CENTER FOR VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION, THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY, 980 KINNEAR ROAD, COLUMBUS, OHIO 43212, FOR $7.50 PER SET. (JM)
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Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center for Vocational and Technical Education.
Identifiers: COLUMBUS