ERIC Number: ED194781
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Military Curriculum Materials for Vocational and Technical Education. Telephone Switching Equipment Repairman 5-6. (Electromechanical) CDC36251.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Air Force School of Applied Aerospace Sciences, Sheppard AFB, TX.
These individualized, self-paced student texts for a secondary-postsecondary level course for telephone switching equipment repairman are one of a number of military-developed curriculum packages selected for adaptation to vocational instruction and curriculum development in a civilian setting. The five-volume course is designed to provide students with understanding of the theory and normal functions of telephone equipment to permit rapid analysis of telephone troubles. Volume 1, Introduction to Career Field, covers safety switching, review of electronic principles and standard test equipment, supply principles, and fundamentals of management. Volume 2, Telephone Fundamentals, presents an overview of relays and switches, basic telephone principles, and installation fundamentals and familiarization on the operation and maintenance of the AN/FTA 13 manual telephone system. Volume 3, Strowger Step-by-Step Telephone System, discusses application of fundamental information, when step-by-step equipment is used to perform the required switch functions. Volume 4, XY Telephone System, covers this system in the method used in Volume 3. Volume 5, AUTOVON Interface Equipment and Base Wire System, discusses interface circuitry with respect to circuit operation and maintenance and testing and maintenance of the base cable plant to handle AUTOVON and other quality circuits. Each volume contains test materials, review exercises and answers, tests, and supplementary schematic drawings. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Electrical Occupations, Electromechanical Technology, Electronics, Equipment Maintenance, Individualized Instruction, Learning Activities, Postsecondary Education, Repair, Secondary Education, Technical Education, Telephone Communications Industry, Telephone Communications Systems, Tests, Textbooks
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Air Force School of Applied Aerospace Sciences, Sheppard AFB, TX.
Identifiers: Military Curriculum Project; Relay Circuits; Telephone Mechanics
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