ERIC Number: ED192095
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Nuclear Technology Series. Course 12: Reactor Physics.
Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.
This technical specialty course is one of thirty-five courses designed for use by two-year postsecondary institutions in five nuclear technician curriculum areas: (1) radiation protection technician, (2) nuclear instrumentation and control technician, (3) nuclear materials processing technician, (4) nuclear quality-assurance/quality-control technician, and (5) nuclear reactor (plant) operator trainee. This course, Reactor Physics, contains eight modules: Neutron Physics; Cross Sections and Reactions; Fission Rate and Reactor Power; Time Independent Nuclear Theory; Time Dependent Nuclear Theory; Reactivity: Fuel Moderator and Control Systems; Internal Effects on Reactivity; and Reactor Operating Characteristics. Each module follows a typical format including the following sections: introduction, module prerequisites, objectives, subject matter, exercises, materials, procedures, data tables, reference materials, and tests. (A master index and suggested program planning guide are also available--see CE 026 856 and CE 026 639-643.) (LRA)
Descriptors: Atomic Theory, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Nuclear Energy, Nuclear Physics, Postsecondary Education, Quality Control, Technical Education, Technical Occupations
Center for Occupational Research and Development, 4800 Lakewood Dr., Suite 5, Waco, TX 76710 (Modules are available individually or by course; write for prices)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.
Identifiers: Nuclear Energy Occupations; Nuclear Power Plants; Nuclear Reactors; Nuclear Technology
Note: For related documents see CE 026 639-672, CE 026 779-780, CE 026 782-785, and CE 026 855-856.