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ERIC Number: ED013950
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1960
Pages: 52
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SMALL CRAFT OPERATION AND NAVIGATION, INSTRUCTOR'S GUIDE.
Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge.; Louisiana State Vocational Curriculum Development and Research Center, Natchitoches.
THE MATERIAL IN THIS COURSE IN MARINE NAVIGATION AND SMALL CRAFT OPERATION ON INLAND AND INTERNATIONAL WATERS WAS DEVELOPED BY AN INDIVIDUAL AUTHOR FOR USE IN TRADE SCHOOL PREPARATORY AND EXTENSION CLASSES FOR MALE ADULTS WHO PLAN TO OPERATE BOATS. THE OBJECTIVE IS TO PREPARE THE SMALL BOAT OPERATOR FOR HIS OWN CONTINUATION IN THE STUDY OF NAVIGATION. THE COURSE IS PRIMARILY CONCERNED WITH TECHNIQUES OF OFF-SHORE NAVIGATION ENCOUNTERED BY THE FISHING INDUSTRIES IN THE GULF OF MEXICO. THE INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS ARE -- (1) RULES AND REGULATIONS (12 - 15 HOURS), (2) AIDS TO NAVIGATION (15 - 18 HOURS), AND (3) THE MARINE COMPASS AND PILOTING (9 - 12 HOURS). EACH PART HAS AN INSTRUCTIONAL OUTLINE AND LESSON PLANS. EACH LESSON PLAN PROVIDES OBJECTIVES, INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS REQUIRED, INTRODUCTION, OUTLINE, AND CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES GROUPED BY 1-HOUR PERIODS WITHIN EACH 3-HOUR CLASS TIME ALLOTMENT. THE COURSE IS DESIGNED FOR INEXPERIENCED OPERATORS BUT IS COMPREHENSIVE ENOUGH FOR THOSE WITH SOME EXPERIENCE IN OPERATION AND NAVIGATION. THE INSTRUCTOR MUST BE SKILLED IN BOAT OPERATION AND NAVIGATION. THE PRIMARY TEXT FOR THE COURSE IS "CHAPMAN'S PILOTING SEAMANSHIP AND SMALL BOAT HANDLING." THIS GUIDE IS AVAILABLE FOR $2.00 IN SINGLE COPIES FROM VOCATIONAL CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH CENTER, P.O. BOX 657, NATCHITOCHES, LOUISIANA 71457. A STUDENT REFERENCE TEXTBOOK (VT 003 171) IS ALSO AVAILABLE FROM THE SAME SOURCE. (HC)
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Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge.; Louisiana State Vocational Curriculum Development and Research Center, Natchitoches.
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