ERIC Number: ED058395
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
The World of Manufacturing, Laboratory Manual. Industrial Arts Curriculum Project.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Research Foundation.
This laboratory manual for junior high school students encompasses concepts found in manufacturing. Developed under a contract from the U.S. Office of Education, it is the second part of a 2-year integrated program, and together with the first course in construction technology, provides an introductory study of industrial technology. This manual is designed for use with a textbook (VT 014 240) and teacher's guide (VT 014 238) to provide a complete 1-year course. Each of the 91 activities includes a stated objective and procedures for carrying out the activity with drawings, charts, and pictures provided where necessary. Sample topics include: (1) Manufacturing and the Economic System, (2) Building the Production Prototype, (3) Organization, Ownership, and Profit, (4) Manufacturing Production Technology, (5) Combining Subassemblies, (6) Designing and Engineering the Product, (7) Arranging for Distribution and Sales. Related documents are available as VT 014 088 and VT 014 241-VT 014 244. (GEB)
Descriptors: Career Education, Career Guidance, Concept Teaching, Industrial Arts, Industry, Instructional Materials, Laboratory Manuals, Manufacturing Industry, Occupational Information, Secondary Education, Technology
McKnight and McKnight Pub. Co., Route 66, Bloomington, Ill. 61701 ($3.96 list price)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Research Foundation.
Identifiers: Industrial Arts Curriculum Project; World of Construction (Title)
Note: Fourth Edition