ERIC Number: ED239049
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Unified Technical Concepts. Physics for Technicians.
Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.
Unified Technical Concepts (UTC) is a modular system for teaching applied physics in two-year postsecondary programs. This UTC classroom textbook, consisting of 14 chapters, deals with physics for technicians. Addressed in the individual chapters of the guide are the following topics: force, work, rate, momentum, resistance, power, potential and kinetic energy, force transformers, energy converters, transducers, vibrations and waves, time constants, and radiation. Each chapter contains an instructional text, a summary, one or more demonstration activities, a self-check, and a list of references. (Appended to this textbook are the Greek alphabet, selected physical constants, selected astronomical data, and tables of conversion factors.) (MN)
Descriptors: Electricity, Force, Kinetics, Laboratory Experiments, Learning Activities, Mechanics (Physics), Motion, Physics, Postsecondary Education, Radiation, Secondary Education, Technical Education, Time
Center for Occupational Research and Development, 601C Lake Air Drive, Waco, TX 76710 ($19.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.
Note: For related documents, see ED 190 746-761, CE 037 875, and CE 038 059-060.