ERIC Number: ED221681
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Steelworker--Gas Welding, 3-24. Military Curriculum Materials for Vocational and Technical Education.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Naval Construction Training Center, Port Hueneme, CA.
This teacher guide, student materials, and text for a secondary-postsecondary level course for steelworker gas welding and cutting comprise one of a number of military-developed curriculum packages selected for adaptation to vocational instruction and curriculum development in a civilian setting. The purpose stated for the course is to provide students with competency in blueprint reading, welding, brazing, and soldering. Some previous experience with welding and cutting is required before enrollment is permitted. The course contains 56 hours of classroom and shop instruction divided into three phases: (1) blueprint reading, welding electrodes, rods, welding aids, annealing, hardening, and tempering; (2) gas welding pipe (vertical and horizontal positions), general brazing, and soldering; and (3) silver brazing. The instructor guide provides an introduction to the course; outline of instruction; outline of training activities; and lists of texts, references, tools, equipment, material, training aids, training aids equipment, and master schedule. The outline of instruction contains the lesson plan along with teacher and student activities. Student job sheets and information sheets are provided. Text materials cover blueprint reading, layout and fabrication, and soldering. Six military manuals, one commercial text, and three films are suggested as texts, references, or support material. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Naval Construction Training Center, Port Hueneme, CA.
Identifiers: Brazing; Military Curriculum Project; Soldering